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WealthBriefingAsia is published by ClearView Financial Media with over 20 years’ experience of providing information to the international financial services sector.

WealthBriefingAsia is the Asia-focussed daily news and analysis service of the WealthBriefing Network.

Since 2005 The WealthBriefing Network has given members access to regular and exclusive research on the global wealth management sector along with the opportunity to attend industry events such as WealthBriefingAsia Breakfast Briefings and Summits in Hong Kong and Singapore. It features an industry leading awards programme with independently judged awards being presented at a sparkling gala events in Singapore and Hong Kong.

WealthBriefingAsia is truly global news service with sister publications WealthBriefing and the North America based Family Wealth Report reflecting the global nature of the wealth management industry and its client base.

Members of the WealthBriefing Network full access to WealthBriefingAsia’s huge database of almost 200,000 articles and news going back to 2001.

Members of the WealthBriefing Network can also subscribe to news services Compliance Matters and Offshore Red and receive the annual IFC World.

Our dedicated international editorial team produces the publication of record for the global wealth management industry as well as breaking exclusive and essential news for this fast moving sector.

  • Strategic and structural changes across Asia’s private banking and wealth management sectors
  • Evolving business models and how technology can enhance the client experience and improve profitability in Asia
  • How to leverage digital delivery
  • Cybersecurity and data management
  • What clients are looking for in wealth managers
  • Results and performance metrics
  • Mergers & acquisitions in Asian wealth management
  • Asian wealth management people moves and profiles
  • The challenges of servicing families and family offices in Asia
  • Asset management and allocation - new products, performance and structures
  • The compliance challenge, including data protection, AML, KYC and suitability
  • Tax, estate planning and legal issues for the Asian high net worth community
  • Updates on luxury goods and services

Group Editor Tom Burroughes and his extensive editorial team are supported by a high profile and distinguished editorial board of senior Asia wealth management professionals. They ensure that nothing is missed and only the most useful and important issues are brought to your attention.

Publisher Stephen Harris has over 30 years’ City experience as a financial journalist, publisher and private client investment manager.

Latest Comment & Analysis

Investment Strategies
17 May 2021

Are Debt, Digital And Climate Transforming Central Banking, Broader Economy?

Climate change, aka global warming, affects the global economy and hence influences how central banks operate. They are handling the financial fallout of the pandemic and associated lockdowns. Inflation pressure...

Offshore
22 April 2021

Trend Of US Citizenship Renunciation To Rise "Dramatically"

The threat of higher US taxes, combined with other factors, could produce a sharp rise in the number of Americans seeking to give up their citizenship, an advisor working in the space says.  ...

Investment Strategies
14 April 2021

Recovery From COVID-19 - What Wealth Managers Say

We set out a range of commentaries from wealth and asset management groups about how the economic and market position looks more than a year after much of the world began to enter lockdowns. ...

Wealth Strategies
2 April 2021

How COVID-19 Lit A Fire Under Japanese Corporate Reform

A number of Japanese companies - and their shares - stand to benefit from a faster pace of corporate governance reform prompted by the global pandemic, the author of this article argues. ...

Technology
1 April 2021

Boost Advice's Added Value With Goal Monitoring

Gearing advice to specific financial goals is a powerful way to demonstrate added value and increase client engagement. But this requires careful thought about advice monitoring, efficiency and - of course - com...

Technology
31 March 2021

Get Right Balance Between Man And Machine

Wealth managers must implement efficient, scalable ways of working, while capitalizing on the human elements of their offerings that create lasting value. Darren Berkowicz, Managing Director at SS&C Technologies...

Latest News

Compliance
18 May 2021

Compliance Corner: Hong Kong

The latest compliance news: regulatory developments, punishments, guidance, permissions and new product and service offerings. ...

Compliance
18 May 2021

Taiwan Warns Over Hong Kong's Frozen Assets - Report

Freezing the of assets of a listed company crosses a new line for China's national security laws in the Asian financial centre. ...

Strategy
18 May 2021

Goldman Sachs In Mainland China, Hong Kong Hiring Drive - Report

A number of large banks have large hiring plans in Hong Kong, mainland China and the wider region over the next few years. It reinforces how developing talent to keep up with an affluent and growing middle class...

New Products
18 May 2021

Nomura Launches E-Foreign Exchange Offering In Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore is seeking to bolster the jurisdiction's status as a foreign exchange trading hub, putting it in competition with Hong Kong, among other centres. ...

New Products
17 May 2021

Citigroup Launches Securities Lending Offering For Wealth Sector

The costs of securities lending have been too expensive for some market participants. With this wealth management-related offering, the US bank said that it hopes to fill the gap. It is partnering with fintech S...

Family Office
17 May 2021

Family Office Or Founder's Office - Sector Must Tighten Definitions

A consultant and former private banking and investment industry figure has a complaint: he reckons that some family offices should instead be called "founder's offices" because the people who build them dominate...