Australia: two new fund vehicles

Among the tax measures announced was the announcement that two new types of fund vehicle are to be created – a corporate collective investment vehicle (CIV) and a limited partnership CIV.


ClearView looks to Asia for new backer

Mr Swanson indicated that he and the bankers from Morgan Stanley would be focused on courting insurers from Japan, South Korea, and China.


StanChart's Smart Japan Move

It doesn't do much in bond underwriting overall in Asia either, Bloomberg-compiled league tables show, even as onshore issuance in China is booming.


Generali launches new focus on Hong Kong's wealthy

The insurer said the launch of Generali Life Hong Kong further demonstrates a commitment to grow in Hong Kong and offer the best products and services to a rapidly growing customer segment.


AQR opens in Asia, eyes China and Japan

Having opened an office in Hong Kong last week, US quant fund manager AQR is targeting China and Japan above all and mulling how to expand its onshore business in the former.