Funds & Fund Managers
China cracks down on initial coin offerings
The Chinese authorities have banned fundraising through token-based digital currencies.
EMD chief exits as Aberdeen Standard bond team takes shape
Sector stalwart steps down as investment giants announce integration framework.
China sets technology consumption as top priority
The latest plan is part of an "ongoing" evolvement of China's tech sector.
Vontobel CIO: why cutting back on India isn’t a bearish call
Exposure to the market has dropped from 37% to 16% over the past two years but Matthew Benkendorf remains upbeat.
Pressure plays: selectors name the struggling stars they stood by
Five leading investors look at when not pulling the trigger was the right choice...despite strong calls to ditch a manager.
Alpha Female: Asia paves progressive path for female PMs
Citywire research indicates the markets boasting greater female representation among fund managers.
Social media and investing: a risky combination
Analysts debate how instantly available information online would affect investors’ daily trading.
Hong Kong’s pitch to list tech stocks raises governance fears
Proposed stock market welcomed as a way to diversify portfolios, but dual-shareholding structure weakens investors’ voting rights, analysts warn.
Risk control tops the agenda for Chinese securities regulator
New CSRC chairman puts stability centre stage, in contrast with innovation-focused predecessor
Weibo revolution: how social media can move Chinese stock prices
Social media’s ability to spread information from privileged insiders to the general public poses new challenges for investors in the country’s equity markets.