Mutual Funds

Pretium: 4% Salary Increase for Hong Kong and Singapore Despite Uncertainties but Bonus Tipped to be Down

HONG KONG, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Salaries in Hong Kong and Singapore will increase by 4% among financial services firms despite uncertainties in 2019. Bonus will be down to 5 months due to stagnant performance, according to independent management consulting firm,Pretium Partners Asia Limi...

2018-11-14 16:42 1369

Dan Carter appointed brand ambassador for Natixis in Asia Pacific

HONG KONG, Nov. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Natixis is pleased to announce that Dan Carter, the legendary All Blacks rugby player voted three times World Player of the Year (2005, 2012, 2015), has taken up the role of brand ambassador for Natixis in theAsia Pacific region.

2018-11-02 15:25 1313

Bridgewater Launches Onshore China Fund

Firm Offers Investors in China Access to its All Weather Strategy SHANGHAI, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgewater Associates ("Bridgewater"), a global leader in institutional portfolio management, today announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Bridgewater (China) Investment Management ("BCIM") ...

2018-11-01 09:00 883

China Renaissance commences Share Repurchase Plan

The plan is intended to optimize the Company's capital structure, enhance earnings per share and overall shareholder return The Company's Chairman and CEO and other management and investor interests have purchased additional shares on the open market  HONG KONG, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Chin...

2018-11-01 07:45 900

Premia Partners celebrates first anniversary of China A multi-factor ETFs

HONG KONG, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Premia Partners, the Hong Kong based ETF manager announced the first full year results forits smart beta China A-shares ETFs.   * Premia CSI Caixin China Bedrock Economy ETF (Ticker: 2803 HK) which tracks theCSI Caixin Rayliant Bedrock Economy Ind...

2018-10-25 06:00 1434

Link Financial Group Appoints John Kerr as Chairman

LONDON, Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Link Financial Group, one of Europe's leading alternative investment management firms and servicers of consumer and SME loans operating under the LCM Partners and Link Financial brands, announced today the appointment ofJohn Kerr as Chairman. John will succee...

2018-10-02 16:30 931

Allianz Issues Singapore Highlights from the Latest Global Wealth Report: The end of complacency

SINGAPORE, Sept. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- * Global financial asset growth rises further to 7.7% * Financial assets of Singapore's private households increased by 8.9%, outpacing global growth * Globalization reduces global wealth inequality -- but increases domestic one Today, Allianz unvei...

2018-09-28 23:41 1119

Allianz Global Wealth Report: The end of complacency

SINGAPORE, Sept. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- * Global financial asset growth rises further to 7.7% * Investment in securities makes a comeback -- return of inflation makes bank deposits even less attractive * Liabilities keep on growing -- as concerns about the debt-bearing capacity * Asia e...

2018-09-28 23:41 1283

CITIC Securities Brokerage (HK) Launches Wealth Management Account CITICS Plus

Enjoy the First-class Wealth Management Service to Build Wealth HONG KONG, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CITIC Securities Brokerage (HK) Limited ("CITIC Securities Brokerage HK") is pleased to announce the launch of CITICS Plus, a first-class one-stop wealth management account that offers a ...

2018-09-27 15:15 2805

Finquest Announces Global Deal Sourcing Capabilities and the Opening of a New Office in London

LONDON, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Private equity firms, corporate buyers, and buy-side M&A advisors will now have direct and easy access to6.3m mid-market companies acrossAsia-Pacific, Europe and North America. With its unique mid-market database, proprietary algorithms, and a team of expert...

2018-09-26 10:00 965

152 funds score top accolade in recent FE Crown Fund Rating rebalancing

HONG KONG, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In FE's latest semi-annual Crown Ratings rebalancing, 152 Hong Kong SFC Authorised funds was awarded the highly prized five FE Crowns -- with 18 previously unrated funds also achieving five Crown status. * 152 funds awarded 5 FE Crowns * 12 funds mana...

2018-09-05 11:44 837

China's co-working Unicorn ucommune completes US$43.5mn funding, led by Prosperity Holdings

BEIJING, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- China's largest co-working space provider ucommune announced today to have raised300mn RMB (US$43.5mn) in a new round funding, prompting the market valuation toUS$1.8bn. This round was led by Prosperity Holdings, which also led the pre-C round last year in J...

2018-08-14 14:16 1813

/C O R R E C T I O N -- OP Investment Management Ltd/

In the news release, "OPIM to launch JNR Asia Strategic Opportunities Fund SP with JNR Capital", issued at11:39am HKT on July 20th 2018 by OP Investment Management Ltd over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, first sentence, should read "OP Investment Management (...

2018-07-27 17:55 1546

Third Bridge Strengthens Senior Management With New Marketing Director, Chief Compliance Officer and Global Head of Credit & Private Equity

LONDON, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Bridge, a leading research firm serving investment companies, is pleased to announce thatClare Abbam has joined the firm as Marketing Director,Corey Lawson has joined as Chief Compliance Officer, andXavier Demierre has joined as Global Head of Credit ...

2018-07-12 21:35 1132

FE Advisory Asia's Portfolios Outperform and Maintain Risk Overweight in Latest Rebalance

Approved funds list - FE Advisory Approved List - also sees turnover HONG KONG, June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Resilient earnings growth and gradual money-tightening action by the US Fed -- which other major central banks are expected to follow in the foreseeable future -- have led FE Advisory As...

2018-06-27 18:15 993

BMO Global Asset Management (Asia) Limited Announces BMO Asia USD Investment Grade Bond ETF Dividend

  IMPORTANT: The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "SEHK"), Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited ("HKEX"), the Securities and Futures Commission (the "SFC") and the Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this Announcement, make no repr...

2018-06-26 00:00 1063

PSP Investments posts strong performance in fiscal year 2018 - Net return of 9.8% brings net assets to $153.0 billion

MONTREAL, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) announced today that it ended its fiscal yearMarch 31, 2018 with net assets of $153.0 billion, compared to $135.6 billion the previous fiscal year, an increase of 12.9%. The investment manager rep...

2018-06-13 08:52 1012

Spark Plus and Solas Fiduciary Services Enter into Strategic Investment

Spark Plus, a corporate access company, and Solas Fiduciary Services, provider of directorships, board support, and consultancy,agreed to taking a minority stake in each other. SINGAPORE, June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spark Plus, Singapore based up-and-coming provider of independent corpora...

2018-06-07 09:00 2902

Firstrade Offers Largest Commission-Free ETF Program with More Than 700 ETFs

NEW YORK, April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firstrade Securities, Inc., a leading online brokerage firm, has eliminated its commissions for more than 700 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) effective today, adding yet another significant value proposition for their customers. Firstrade now offers more comm...

2018-04-09 23:00 629

Firstrade Offers Largest Commission-Free ETF Program with More Than 700 ETFs

NEW YORK, April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firstrade Securities, Inc., a leading online brokerage firm, has eliminated its commissions for more than 700 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) effective today, adding yet another significant value proposition for their customers. Firstrade now offers more comm...

2018-04-09 22:00 634