Around two-thirds of respondents to HSBC’s survey said they plan to boost investment via WMC on the back of today’s enhancements.
Spencer Seto is named head of North Asia, institutional business.
The Hong Kong-based banker moves to Nomura IWM after a short break.
Although favouring fixed income Hong Kong investors also poured cash into equity funds, according to Calastone research.
Investors beat a constant retreat from beleaguered China stocks as they await reassurance from Beijing.
The measures include increasing the scope of eligible products and increasing quotas.
The Canadian wealth manager has tapped Credit Suisse for the hires.
Chia’s appointment comes as Hong Kong continues to boost its credentials as a family office hub.
The asset manager also finds opportunities in Southeast Asia.
Michael Cross is a replacement for Cecilia Chan, who is retiring.