BlackRock announced Tuesday an agreement to acquire MGPA, a London-based private equity real estate investment manager.
May 21, 2013 | 05:14 am
Asian institutional investors are poised to allocate more money to active quantitative strategies over the next three years, and money managers with local footprints in the region will have a leg up...
May 14, 2013 | 03:19 am
Brian Ovaert, a 21-year Northern Trust veteran, was appointed as the firm’s country manager for Hong Kong.
May 07, 2013 | 05:25 am
Ronie Ganguly joined PIMCO in Singapore as a senior vice president and Asia credit/emerging markets corporate portfolio manager.
May 06, 2013 | 09:23 am
Vanguard is poised to list an exchange traded fund in Hong Kong - the company's first ETF in Asia ex-Australia, confirmed Shelly Painter, Vanguard's Hong Kong-based Asia regional managing director.
May 06, 2013 | 05:24 am
The downward trend in risk levels around the world continued into the first quarter of 2013, with two notable exceptions: Japan and China, according to the Axioma Insight Quarterly Risk Review.
April 29, 2013
ING Group NV's a la carte divestment of its investment management operations in Asia could be entering the final phase of a process marked by the seller's lack of leverage with potential buyers.
April 29, 2013
Scott Greenberg joined BlackRock in Hong Kong as a managing director and Asia-Pacific head of global capital markets.
April 18, 2013 | 01:00 am
Eastspring Investments, the Asia money management arm of Prudential PLC, established a business in Luxembourg to distribute the firm’s Asia-focused investment strategies to institutional and...
April 17, 2013 | 03:59 am
Malaysia's 526.8 billion ringgit ($171.2 billion) Employees Provident Fund, Kuala Lumpur, outsourced 57.67 billion ringgit to external fund managers, or roughly 11% of the mandatory national...
April 15, 2013
Somerset County Council Pension Fund, Taunton, England, issued an RFI for a manager to run a £40 million ($61.6 million) active Asia-Pacific ex-Japan equity strategy.
April 11, 2013 | 01:34 pm
Hirofumi Hirano will join KKR Japan as managing director and CEO, effective April 15.
April 10, 2013 | 06:17 am
A six-person Japanese equities investment team led by Miyuki Kashima will join BNY Mellon Asset Management Japan from ING Mutual Funds Management Co. (Japan).
April 10, 2013 | 05:53 am
NEPC has entered into a research agreement with Singapore-based GFIA, aimed at bolstering the U.S. firm's coverage of Asia-based money managers and investment strategies.
April 05, 2013 | 12:33 am
Malaysia's 526.8 billion ringgit Employees Provident Fund to date has outsourced 57.67 billion ringgit to external fund managers, or roughly 11% of the mandatory national retirement scheme's...