For Asian tycoons, business growth is top priority

WEALTHY business owners in Asia, Africa and the Middle East are most focused on growing their companies, according to a Standard Chartered Private Bank and Campden Wealth Research report released yesterday.


Chinese assets warm, not hot for Western investors

A flurry of initiatives by China to open up its currency, stock and bond markets inside and outside the country has failed so far to allay international investor concerns about performance, accessibility and liquidity.


APAC’s ETF market growth stutters in 2014

Cerulli attributed the lackadaisical overall performance to uncertain global market conditions, as opposed to investors “losing faith” in the products themselves


ETFs Go Off the Boil

A slow start to 2014 in the ETF space in Asia-Pacific is likely due to lackluster broader market conditions


Asset Managers Are Targeting Asia For Future Growth

About 81% of Asia Pacific-based asset managers see increased opportunity to enter new markets over the next 12 months, and 48% of them plan to do so in the next three years. China, India and Singapore top the list of target countries, according to a new r


Dubai property a big draw for Chinese investors

Chinese individual investors poured about 1.3 billion UAE dirhams in Dubai's real estate last year, nearly tripling that of 2012, as the Middle East's financial hub becomes a growing magnet for the well-off from the world's second-largest e