Japanese institutional investors are generally bearish on hedge funds, according to a new HFC Advisory survey, which shows 42% plan to increase their hedge fund allocations in the near term.
Morgan Stanley plans to alter the way it brings orders together in dark pools, trying to encourage bigger trades for institutional customers after a three-year decline in the number of shares per transaction industrywide.
Deep in the 7.4-acre Singapore FreePort next to Changi International Airport’s runways is the bullion vault of Swiss Precious Metals, behind seven-metric-ton steel doors built to survive a plane crash or earthquake.
South Korea's hedge fund industry could reach a size of around 40 trillion won ($35.8 billion) in the next two years now that the government is set to soon allow the products to be launched, a senior executive at the country's top mutual fund fi
Gottex Fund Management Holdings Ltd., which farms out $8.9 billion to hedge funds, halved the number of investments in its Asia fund since late last year to improve returns, Co-Founder Max Gottschalk said.
Goldman Sachs (GS.N) and Morgan Stanley (MS.N) are each in talks to buy an Indonesian brokerage firm to expand their reach into the hot capital market of Southeast Asia's biggest economy, sources with direct knowledge of the deals said on Monday.