While ESG has become an inherent part of risk management, SRI (socially responsible investment) products are, by comparison, designed to meet the demand of specific investors, Aberdeen Standard’s William Scholes told FSA.
Aberdeen Asset Management has launched two multi-asset funds in Singapore, the firm’s first in this category to be offered in the city-state, according to a statement from the firm.
Aberdeen Asset Management has expanded its Taiwan business by acquiring full ownership of Value Partners Concord Asset Management.
Asset management firms don’t typically include cultural fit as part of their due diligence process when entering into an M&A deal, according to industry sources.
Mirae Asset launches an Asia bond fund; Natixis names new head of Asian equities; Franklin Templeton creates multi-asset role; NB appoints Jonathan Bailey as head of ESG; Old Mutual becomes title sponsor of the Hong Kong rugby league; and others…
FSA compares two Japan equity products: the Aberdeen Global Japanese Equity Fund and the Eastspring Investments Japan Dynamic Fund.
The equity fund was launched in Indonesia and will focus on investments in India, Australia and Japan.
A look at the Fund Selector Asia Income Forum, held in Singapore on 1 March at the Raffles Hotel.
Nevsky exits; Columbia Threadneedle adds two; Hermès bags vs S&P 500; Hugh Young’s wisdom; ‘DBS and Manulife sitting in a tree….’, advertising from NNP, AXA IM and much more!
Are Indian equities expected to outperform in 2016 compared to 2015?