Short-term sentiment has been boosted after the Chinese government announced plans to relax restrictions, said market observers.
Eastspring eyes recovery for China A shares
Chinese equities look poised to benefit from an economic rebound in the coming months, especially in sectors linked to electrification and technology, according to Eastspring Investments.
Invesco sees bright spots in market outlook
Signs are emerging in the current environment that offer investors scope for optimism, including easing supply chain pressures and positive economic markers in China, according to Invesco.
Climate and social goals shape NNIP’s investments
There is a correlation between investing in businesses that aim to deliver sustainable outcomes and achieving consistently attractive returns, says NN Investment Partners.
Hong Kong regulator eases sale of life products online
Temporary measures are extended until September 2022.
Asian fund selectors see covid disruptions as worst threat
The latest Natixis Investment Managers study found that fund selectors are allocating to private assets.
Asia investors turn to high risk assets
But most younger clients say performance impacts their mental health.
ESG impacts credit ratings
Covid-19 has accelerated many credit-relevant ESG trends that will be of growing importance in rating agencies’ assessment of bond issuers’ credit quality.
Wealthy investors are reassessing their priorities in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, preparing to give something back — while also indulging themselves more.
HKMA encourages banks to support vaccination programme
The regulator outlined examples of supportive measures banks may consider.