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Hans Schlaikier, Hedgeweek Asian hedge fund industry hits record in 2014… Ex-Goldman and Noble traders to launch Asian hedge fund…

Thu, 13 Feb 2014, 17:24

Investor capital continued to pour into the Asian hedge fund industry in late 2013 and early 2014, with record inflows and performance driving total investor capital to surpass the record level set in 2007, prior to the 2008 Financial Crisis. »

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Asia Pacific Aberdeen closes third Asia Pacific property fund of funds

Thu, 13 Feb 2014, 16:03

Aberdeen Asset Management has closed Aberdeen Asia III Property Fund of Funds (Asia III), its third property fund of funds targeting Asia Pacific. »

Gavel and scales Two Hong Kong-based firms to pay USD11m for insider trading

Wed, 12 Feb 2014, 15:32

Two Hong Kong-based asset management firms, whose accounts were frozen in a major insider trading case by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), have agreed to pay nearly USD11m to settle the charges against them. »

Handshake BNP Paribas appoints APAC and emerging head of marketing

Wed, 12 Feb 2014, 06:31

BNP Paribas Investment Partners has appointed Mark te Riele as head of marketing for the firm’s Asia Pacific and emerging markets business, based in London. »

Graphs Asian Debt poised to deliver attractive returns

Tue, 11 Feb 2014, 15:02

Asian Debt is poised to deliver attractive returns, particularly on a risk-adjusted basis, when compared with bonds in other parts of the world, ING Investment Management International believes. »

Handshake Nikko AM appoints Alex Shaw as head of EMEA sales and marketing

Tue, 11 Feb 2014, 10:23

Alex Shaw has been named head of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) sales and marketing at Nikko Asset Management. »

Survey EY expands scope of annual ETF survey

Mon, 10 Feb 2014, 06:07

EY has expanded the scope of its annual exchange-traded fund survey to cover the US, Europe and Asia Pacific. »

Gold bars Asian vaults see rise in storage of new gold purchases

Mon, 10 Feb 2014, 06:03

Online precious metals trading platform GoldMoney has seen an increase in new gold purchases being stored in its Asian vaults, but a slowing down in the movement of gold from its western vaults to those in the east. »

Money and calculator SGX to revise fees for securities market

Fri, 7 Feb 2014, 16:06

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is revising the fee structure for its securities market to make trading more cost-efficient and to facilitate market making and improve liquidity. »

Simgapore First Derivatives opens Singapore office

Fri, 7 Feb 2014, 06:05

First Derivatives, a provider of software and consulting services to global investment banks, brokers, hedge funds and exchanges, has opened a Singapore office.  »

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