BNP Paribas WM names NRI business head

Singh joins the firm from JP Morgan Private Bank, where he worked as executive director. He has about 20 years of experience in the wealth management industry and has previously worked with Barclays Wealth, HSBC Bank and ABN AMRO Private Bank. Singh is responsible for building and managing a team of relationship managers serving the […]

China equities still reasonable HSBC GAM

A series of monetary easing measures coupled with the launch of the Stock Connect in November last year has led to a sharp surge in mainland equities. The overheating in the market has led to several fund houses warn about a correction. Morgan Stanley Investment Management recently cautioned on a likely bubble in the onshore market. Friday, […]

The HKG government plans another sukuk bond

In connection with a potential second US dollar sukuk, the government said it has given several mandates. HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank are joint global coordinators, joint lead managers and joint bookrunners, and CIMB and National Bank of Abu Dhabi PJSC are joint lead managers and joint bookrunners.  This month, the parties will arrange a […]

BNY Mellon puts forward a provocative scenario

Don’t blindly accept the IMF’s “new mediocre” era of “low growth for a long time”. The synchronisation of rising economic growth in the US, China, Japan and India remains a plausible event, according to the bank’s research. BNY’s “G4 scenario” assumes that Japan’s average annual GDP growth is 2% for the remainder of the decade, […]

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