India’s richest to treble - Research

Between now and 2016, the wealth of India’s richest is expected to treble and many of these wealthy individuals are eager to invest in alternative asset classes, claims AAA.


Defining wealth in Asia

Most of the high net worth individuals that I meet on a daily basis are business owners and top-level executives working for multinational companies.


Maybank targets the rich

It’s developing its wealth management business to cater to the affluent market in the region


Lone Star $3bn cost in Korea shows foreign peril: Real M&A

Lone Star, which won control of Korea Exchange Bank in 2003 when no local lenders were interested, spent more than five years entangled by courts, regulators and lawmakers as the fund incited public backlash over the profits on its investment.


As markets plunge, Asia's wealthy flock to art

Despite giddy Chinese art prices showing some strain from global economic uncertainty, collectors like Lo think values will continue to rise due to limited supply and continued strong demand as Asian collectors become more affluent.


Wealth firm brings fortune to China

Quam Private Wealth officially commenced its business on 13th December in Hong Kong, taking full advantage of the territory as an international financial hub while knitting together mainland's emerging opulent elites.


Wealth gap 'widely felt' in China

In a 2007 survey, only farmers felt that wealth distribution was fair, possibly because the government rescinded agricultural taxes and began to provide tuition waivers for rural students in 2006, Zheng said.


SWF interest in emergeing debt hits new high

Sovereign wealth funds are seeking to hold more local-currency emerging bonds as a strategic allocation while central banks want to raise their exposure to higher-rated emerging economies such as Singapore, Chile, Brazil, Peru and South Africa, Trigo Paz