Sovereign wealth funds
UAE rules have changed to exempt registration for private placement of foreign funds, overturning regulations adopted in 2012 that lengthened the process of offering hedge funds to local investors
Sovereign wealth fund names Dong-ik Lee as CIO for three-year tenure
Chinese sovereign funds such as Safe Investment Company and CIC should consider dumping and even shorting US retail stocks during US economic downturns, if they want to adopt an integrated asset and liability...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Sovereigns are making more investments in Asia than ever before, resulting in service providers building up teams to cater for the expanded needs of sovereigns, supranationals and agencies. What impact do state-backed entities have on regional markets?...
GIC has appointed Chia Tai Tee to succeed Sung Cheng Chih as chief risk officer. The move is part of a managed succession. Sung, who warned of the dangers of CDO investments prior to the financial crisis of 2007/2008, will remain as a consultant to the...
Transition managers question whether the number of them in the Asian market - 13 - is already too many.
Globally, big derivatives dealers are making wholesale changes to their pricing practices, and the Middle East is no exception. Clients are also becoming more sophisticated, according to Risk’s first ranking of dealers in the region. Research by Ana...
Of all asset classes, fixed income has been one of the slowest to embrace ethical investment. Thanks in part to the growing influence of sovereign wealth funds, this may be set to change. But for many, lingering questions about whether constraining your...
Temasek has hired former BoA CRO Gregory Curl and promoted Simon Israel as co-presidents to work alongside existing president and former SGX chief executive, Hsieh Fu Hua
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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