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Singapore-based CapitaLand Group has appointed Jonathan Yap as the new chief executive officer of CapitaLand Development (CLD), the group’s private real estate development arm, effective June 5.
24 Mar 2023
Fund managers and asset service providers in Asia are in a better position to automate their processes than their Western counterparts, a new report finds.
23 Mar 2023
Blackstone’s US$70 billion real estate income trust (BREIT) is now trading on LODASMarkets.com, a Kansas-based online marketplace for buying and selling alternative and real estate investments.
22 Mar 2023
Allfunds, a B2B wealthtech platform for the funds industry, has launched a new division to provide clients with better access to alternative assets and private markets.
22 Mar 2023
First Sentier Investors (FSI) has agreed to acquire a majority stake in European credit manager AlbaCore Capital Group.
21 Mar 2023
Natixis Corporate and Investment Banking has appointed Amit Tanna as head of coverage, India. Based in Hong Kong, Tanna reports to Francis Ansvananda, head of coverage, South East Asia.
21 Mar 2023
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of British insurer Aviva plc, has appointed Mirza Baig to the new role of global head of ESG, subject to regulatory approval.
21 Mar 2023
Hong Kong people struggled to maintain healthy money habits amid the pandemic last year, resulting in a slight drop in their financial fitness, a new report finds. Nonetheless, 59% of the surveyed respondents achieved a return of at least 2% from their liquid assets, against the local inflation rate of 1.9% and a 15.5% fall in Hang Seng Index during the period, according to HSBC’s fourth FinFit study.
17 Mar 2023
German asset manager DWS has extended its strategic alliance with Nippon Life for another five years to enhance distribution reach, product innovation and research acuity.
16 Mar 2023
Asset managers must make available separately managed accounts (SMAs), exchange-traded funds (ETFs), environmental, social, and governance (ESG)-oriented products, and other portfolio elements that appeal to advisers’ needs for flexibility and products emphasizing lower cost and sustainability, Cerulli Associates says.
16 Mar 2023
Singapore banking group DBS and private equity and venture capital investment firm Heritas Capital have announced the first close of the Asia Impact First Fund (AIFF). The fund has now raised over US$20 million, led by anchor investor DBS, which committed US$10 million, and like-minded impact-focused family offices, foundations, corporates and high-net-worth individuals.
15 Mar 2023
Mumbai-based Bandhan Mutual Fund has launched what it says is India’s first US debt (ETF) fund, an open-ended fund of fund investing in units of overseas index funds or exchange-traded funds which track an index with US treasury securities with a maturity range of zero to one year as its constituents. The Bandhan US Treasury Bond 0-1 Year Fund of Fund offers investors a convenient route to create a US dollar asset that benefits from the relatively high quality, reasonable safety, and current high yield of US treasuries.
15 Mar 2023
Endowus, a digital wealth management platform based in Singapore, has appointed Hugh Chung as its chief investment advisory officer.
14 Mar 2023
Digital service provider Azqore has appointed Pierre Masclet as chief executive officer, effective May 1. He succeeds Pascal Exertier, who is retiring.
13 Mar 2023