South Asia is one of the world's fastest-growing areas in terms of wealth creation. The trend is buoyed by the sheer scale of growth in India - which now boasts some of the world's wealthiest individuals - as well as the emergence of smaller, but highly competitive economies such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The resource-rich region is supported by a strong financial hub in Singapore. Indeed, the inflows of private bank money into the Lion City now rival those into Hong Kong. So