Aussie advisers seize Chinese opportunity

The AIOFP has led a delegation of Australian financial advisers and product providers to Shanghai to conduct meetings with high net worth Chinese investors.


Singapore slips in investment ranking

AFTER a small recovery last year, Singapore has slipped back to drop even more in the 2015 AT Kearney Foreign Direct Investment Confidence Index rankings - although investors still rate it among the world's most competitive and business-friendly econ


Time to bank on technology

Here’s a list of some key strategies that banks can learn from their technology peers and adapt


Customers increasingly satisfied with bank

A new study has found that the satisfaction level of personal banking customers is up by 0.2% from February to equal the 20-year high of 82.9% recorded in January.


KBank aims to strengthen wealth

STABLE growth in the number of wealthy people in Thailand has led the main players in wealth management to focus more on how to increase their share of money from their existing customers, according to Kasikornbank, the leader in the high-net-worth-indivi


Obama: We’re All for the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

The administration was dealt an embarrassing political blow when the U.K., Germany, France and a host of other Western nations snubbed requests by Washington officials to sit out membership in the AIIB amid questions over the new institution’s stand


Hong Kong wants to be new home for UK's HSBC

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced that it would welcome the biggest bank in the U.K., HSBC, to move their global management center from London to Hong Kong.


Japan’s ETF market looks set for resurgence

After decades in the wilderness, there are long­term domestic drivers at play to suggest that Japan’s exchange­traded fund market is bouncing back and luring foreign providers.


Cultural awareness seen as key for Asian family offices

The increasing popularity of family offices in Asia means that managers will need to adapt to their needs and be aware of their desire for a hands­on approach, speakers tell AsianInvestor's Family Office Forum.


Adviser reputation hits all-time low

The public image of the financial advice profession is at a historic low, according to the latest Roy Morgan Image of Professions Survey 2015.