Kamran Azim most recently worked at RBC from Toronto.
Meanwhile, UBS GWM has hired a head of wealth planning in the region.
UBS GWM hires former JP Morgan banker; Goldman Sachs poaches Thailand RM; RBC WM grows Asia team; Crux appoints former Baillie Gifford fund manager; Standard Chartered exit; Northern Trust promotions.
Blackrock names new APAC head; M&G creates key distribution role in Hong Kong; RBC WM hires from Bank of Singapore; HKMA extends banking talent programme; and more…
Indosuez makes two HK hires; Natixis IM names new Taiwan GM; Vontobel AM expands intermediary team; GAM hires from BOC; and more…
Europe’s Mifid II requires Asian fund managers to decide whether to treat European clients differently from others in terms of transparency, investor protection and cost of research.
Change at Aviva Investors; Exit at RBC; Pinebridge hires; Stan Chartered culls funds; China vs America; Women in AM; Talent at Nikko; Aberdeen creativity and much more.
The number of high net worth individuals across the world surged by 14.7% to 13.7m over the last year, according to a survey by Capgemini and RBC Wealth Management.