The title of this year’s survey, “Reaching New Heights”, reflects optimism expressed by institutional investors towards the prospects for industry performance and growth during 2013.
Compensation is increasing for Asian equity and fixed income buy-side professionals, with investor inflows to the region forecast to drive salaries nearer to US levels, finds Greenwich.
The pilot program was started in 2005, and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Construction Bank and Bank of Communications were the first banks to join.
Clemens Reuter, UBS ETF head, said: "The Asia-Pacific ETF market is growing and we want to take advantage of this with our own offering in the region.
CIMB-Principal deputy chief executive, Munirah Khairuddin received the awards at a presentation ceremony held on February 25, 2013.