Growing demand for alternate, bespoke strategies: Oman Insurance
Sivadeet Baruah is expecting ESG demand to grow steadily in the next few years as clients start to look for more sustainable income
Asset managers react to 'phase one' trade deal
Citywire Asia compiles the views of seven asset managers in reaction to the partial trade deal between the US and China, and its true impact on markets.
Bond giant Pimco’s base scenario for the asset class
The $1.88tn firm is ‘relatively cautious’ on bond markets, says A-rated Mark Kiesel, its CIO for global credit.
What these private banks are allocating to equities
Equities starkly outperformed in 2019. Now that the dust has settled, five private banks reveal their allocations in the new year.
Asia Pacific real estate remains prime for investment
The region’s real estate market is setting itself up as an attractive investment, with promising returns and diversification opportunities.
Fixed income saw 'maximum inflows' in 2019: Bank Muscat
Abdulnasir al Raisi, deputy general manager at Bank Muscat Premier Banking sits down with Citywire Middle East to give his insight in the investment scene in Oman
BlueBay hires PM to launch EM-focused illiquid strategy
Bond boutique outlines plans to develop capabilities over the course of 2020.
Carmignac looks to China as equity opportunities expand
Cyclical stocks may come under pressure but the French asset manager believes the EM powerhouse could be the place to be.
‘We want straight talking in a crisis’: selectors on sudden events
When the unexpected strikes, asset managers need to communicate quickly and effectively rather than bury their heads in the sand, selectors say.
EFG eyes Global South Asia team expansion in HK, Dubai
Its regional GSA business, that's largely centered around Singapore, currently has 20 staff, said Oliver Balmelli, deputy CEO and head of private banking at EFG's Singapore branch