Family offices in Asia are increasing cash allocations amid portfolio declines, Citigroup says.
Investment specialists believe that through cutting-edge technologies, cooperation and commitment the world can meet climate goals.
With allocations to ESG funds increasingly aligned with investors’ own values, they are paying closer attention to the social policies of companies, said speakers at ESG Clarity’s recent Global ESG Summit.
Despite the recent sell-off in new technology sectors, their growth trajectory is assured, according to Citi Private Bank’s Asia Pacific strategist.
The underperforming equities of 2020 could become the winners this year, according to Citi Private Bank’s Asia investment strategist.
Regulators also play a key role in making information more accessible to investors, according to the SFC.
Roger Bacon, Citi Private Bank’s head of investments in Apac, reflects on wild March volatility, client reactions, working from home and the Greater Bay Area.
Hong Kong’s regulators have been driving the region’s green finance and ESG practices.
Portfolio diversification benefits and better financial returns are driving allocations to sustainable assets, according to wealth managers in the region.
Private banking professionals at Citi, DBS, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and UBS identify diversification benefits from alternative investments.