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Asset Class in Focus 22, Feb 18

Rethink China’s SOEs, says Premia Partners

Conventional wisdom says Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are bad investments, but that is not necessarily true, according to David Lai, Hong Kong-based co-chief investment officer at Premia Partners.

Latest News 22, Feb 18

CPG to launch China ETF in Europe

State-owned China Post Global has applied to launch a China A-shares ETF in Europe, adding to its Market Access range of ETFs on the continent, said the firm’s London-based managing director Danny Dolan.

Latest News 22, Feb 18

Greater China Top Trumps – Taiwan equity

It’s Fidelity vs JPM AM in a quick comparison of two Taiwan equity funds.

Latest News 22, Feb 18

China’s corruption score improves

President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign appears to bear fruit as the country inches up in Transparency International’s newly-released 2017 Corruption Perception Index.

Industry Interviews | 21 Feb 18

Japan may be lifeline for passporting scheme

Fund managers joining the Asia Regional Funds Passporting (ARFP) scheme are likely to find the best opportunities in Japan, according to Andrew Gordon, Hong Kong-based managing director for Asia at RBC Investor and Treasury Services.

Data | 21 Feb 18

A look inside Asia’s fund doghouse

FSA searched for consistently underperforming funds registered for sale in Hong Kong and found several North America and Latin America equity products.

Latest News | 21 Feb 18

Fullerton launches onshore fund in China

Fullerton Fund Management, owned by Singapore state-run Temasek, has become the latest asset manager to be granted approval to sell an onshore private fund in China.

Latest News | 21 Feb 18

Deutsche Wealth poaches HSBC PB veteran

In Asia-Pacific, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management has made 60 hires in six months, and the latest is Ingrid Widjaja for the role of Southeast Asia group head for client coverage.

Latest News | 21 Feb 18

Mutual fund Top Trumps — Financial sector equity

This week FSA presents a quick comparison of two financial sector equity products, the Jupiter Global Financials Fund and the Parvest Finance Innovators Fund.

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