Sustainable investment products come with higher fees than traditional products, according to a UBS survey of Hong Kong investors.
Hong Kong equity funds with low exposure to mainland-linked companies, such as a product from First State, sit at the top of the performance chart in the sector, according to FE Analytics.
Products from Allianz Global Investors appeared on the ‘most searched for’ list as well as the increasing and decreasing popularity lists, according to first half data compiled by FE Analytics.
Indonesia-focused funds have become the worst performing products this year among all equity funds that invest in Asia-Pacific incl-Japan, according to FE data.
Earlier this month, the MSCI rejected the inclusion of A-shares on its key indices for the third time. Luke Ng, senior VP of research at FE, outlines the concerns.
For funds invested in Indian equities, 2015 is shaping out to be a good year as the country shows that it is able to reward investors with its resilient domestic consumer base.
This week Fund Selector Asia takes a look at two funds that seek to invest in emerging Asian markets.
Despite a record-setting, multi-day market rally, valuations of Hong Kong stocks are currently low relative to both global equity markets and to the Hong Kong market historical average, according to FE analytics.