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1 August 2022

Updated Forward Features For 2022-23

Here is the most recent forward features schedule, taking us to the end of 2022. ...

Wealth Strategies
27 July 2022

Forget Growth Vs Value: Why SuMi TRUST Won’t Dump Growth Stocks

The author of this article argues that, irrespective of whether a stock is in the value or growth camp, it is strong fundamentals and technological innovation that make a company a good investment. ...

15 July 2022

Greenwashing: How Big Is The Problem And How To Fix It?

With the rush of money into the area of "green" and ESG investing, a concern arises about how faithful investments are to such ideas. Greenwashing has become an oft-repeated concern. We talk to a wealth manageme...

Investment Strategies
12 July 2022

Seeking A Sustained Asia Rebound Amid Rising Risks

PineBridge Investments asks what sort of market rebound in Asia is likely at a time of economic and geopolitical risks. ...

Alt Investments
11 July 2022

Regulators Must Craft New Rules For Growing Private Markets

Private market investing has been a constant theme in wealth management over recent years. Are regulations keeping up with this? Given the issues at stake, the industry must work with watchdogs such as the SEC t...

4 July 2022

Weapons Manufacturing Is Not Sustainable. No Ifs Or Buts

The following article comes from an organisation that thinks it is not acceptable for ESG investors to think there is a place for arms in portfolios, as may have been suggested recently amid the Russian invasion...

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Family Office
12 August 2022

How Family Offices, UHNW Investors Can Play The India-UK Trade Theme

We talk to a firm that helps family offices gain access to promising startups and similar investments. Among its most promising areas, it says, is the intersection of UK and Indian economic activity. The prospec...

People Moves
12 August 2022

Who's Moving Where In Wealth Management? – Singlife With Aviva, Navigator

The latest moves and appointments in senior roles for Asia-Pacific wealth management. ...

People Moves
12 August 2022

Indosuez Steps Up Singapore, Hong Kong Operations

The France-based group has made a number of appointments across Asia in recent weeks. ...

Financial Results
12 August 2022

Summary Of Banks', Wealth Managers' Q2, H1 2022 Results

A roundup of the major banks' financial results during the second three months of 2022 and the full year. (Results may be revised.) ...

11 August 2022

Northern Trust AM Opens Global ESG Strategy To Asian, European Investors

The US-based firm said that its existing strategy – open to US investors since 2015 – has already slashed carbon dioxide intensity by 64 per cent. ...

Wealth Strategies
11 August 2022

It's The Liquidity, Stupid – How Macroeconomics Shapes A Portfolio

Whether a market is being shaped by fresh central bank liquidity or by banks taking liquidity out of an economy will shape the broad direction of asset prices. That seems obvious, but what is less obvious is how...