Fund selectors in Asia Pacific ranked “appealing investment strategy” as the most important brand attribute.
Asia’s growing affluence and the consumer preferences of its younger population bode well for opportunities in the luxury sector over the coming months, according to GAM Investments (Gam).
First State will rebrand specific funds, including three equity funds available in Asia, following the July split of the First State Stewart investment division into two entities.
An appeal to Asia’s wealth managers to create a clear and crisp distinction among themselves – or continue to see wealth leave the region.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, a new brand resulting from the combined capabilities of Threadneedle and its US-based affiliate Columbia Management, has been launched.
Following Schroders’ acquisition of Cazenove Capital last year, all of the UK fund manager’s private client business in Asia will come under the Cazenove brand name, according to Sandy Dudgeon, Cazenove’s managing director in Asia.