04/02/2012

Citi's Duttagupta on Asian Wealth, Investor

The number of Asians with at least $100 million in disposable assets overtook North America’s tally for the first time as the world’s “economic center of gravity” continued moving east, Citi said today in the report published in pa

04/02/2012

What rich Asian women want for their money

Starting today, StarBizWeek features a column on personal finance called Money & You, which will focus on money matters as they relate to YOU. Our two writers will take turns every fortnight to shed light on personal finance matters.

04/02/2012

RBC Wealth Management Wants You

The broker wars of 2012 are heating up as a foreign invader tries to crack the U.S., Asian, British and Latin American markets.

03/30/2012

New silk route to Singapore

Every year, hundreds of Chinese private bankers gather in Hongqiao, a nondescript corner of smog-shrouded Shanghai, to learn the basics of wealth management.

03/29/2012

Hong Kong private bankers seek less red tape

Hong Kong’s private banking industry is in talks with the government and regulators seeking the removal of some red tape and compliance requirements implemented after the financial crisis, to help it sell products to more of the region’s multi

03/28/2012

Wealth managers step up FOFA contact

A number of Australian wealth managers have stepped up the level of communication with their financial advisory network in light of the passage of the federal government's advice reforms.

03/28/2012

Citigroup Study Shows Asian Rich Topping North American

The number of Asians with at least $100 million in disposable assets overtook North America’s tally for the first time as the world’s “economic center of gravity” continued moving east, Citigroup Inc.’s private bank said.

03/28/2012

Citigroup Study Shows Asian Rich Topping North American

The number of Asians with at least $100 million in disposable assets overtook North America’s tally for the first time as the world’s “economic center of gravity” continued moving east, Citigroup Inc.’s private bank said.

03/28/2012

RBC Pushes to Double Wealthy-Client Assets in Emerging Markets

Royal Bank manages about $20 billion for customers living in those markets through local offices and wants to expand that to $50 billion, Barend Janssens, head of wealth management in emerging markets for the Toronto-based lender, said today in an intervi

03/28/2012

China's sovereign wealth fund eyes investments in Ireland

A subsidiary of China's sovereign wealth fund yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding with Dublin's debt agency to explore investment opportunities in Ireland, but gave little detail on what it might be interested in.

03/27/2012

Banks Offer Perks With Asian Touch to Clients

Add to Portfolio * Go to your Portfolio » Offering a platform of products tailored to the needs of Asian clients, who naturally tend to favor Asia-centric products, is a must, of course.

03/27/2012

Evolution towards a global asset manager

Temasek Holdings, the smaller but more visible of Singapore's two sovereign funds, is moving into a new phase with its investment strategy, and could look more like Blackstone Group, another $160 billion institution, which has grown from a focused pr