A prestigious technology university in India aspires to build up a substantial endowment fund, and external experts can play a key role in helping to manage its investments, a senior university executive said.
The Swiss insurer has committed to making its investment portfolio net-zero by 2050 and its Malaysian unit is already taking steps in that direction.
The city-state's drive to become a regional hub for alternative assets over the past few years has encouraged interest from new kinds of investors and led to evolving products.
Large institutional investors are increasingly opting for separately managed accounts that promise deeper relationships with fund sponsors and better access to deal flow.
AsianInvestor picks out the standout themes that affected asset owners across the region -- plus a shout-out to one CIO who got it right on interest rates.
The Chinese Zodiac year saw a host of trends that preoccupied the minds of institutional investors. We curated the biggest themes of the Year of the Rabbit.
Impact investing is one of four key priorities for one of the world's largest environment-focused asset owners.
Asian start-ups with established ties to the UAE can also be investment targets, a senior executive told AsianInvestor.
MTR Lab sees potential for the Greater Bay Area to develop technology start-ups that can help with 'in-sourcing', a senior executive told AsianInvestor.
The Malaysian unit of the Swiss insurer spots local investment opportunities even as the global economy sits at the crossroads on growth and interest rates.
Agnes Sng, head of investment funds advisory for Asia, BNP Paribas Wealth Management discusses fund selection, red flags and investor appetite for different types of funds.
The decarbonisation investment platform outlines its key criteria for selecting investments and partnerships.