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Investment Strategies
11 June 2021

Lifting The Fog On ESG's Data Problem

Calls are growing for accurate high-quality ESG data that is assessed under a global standard. Otherwise sustainable investing has no foundation for achieving what the world is expecting from it. ...

Wealth Strategies
9 June 2021

Japanese Market’s Upside Potential: Vaccination Progress, Rising Rates

This article argues that the Japanese market, which is lagging major peers amid a slow vaccine roll-out and the restrictions, has upside potential as health treatments gather pace. ...

Family Office
17 May 2021

Family Office Or Founder's Office - Sector Must Tighten Definitions

A consultant and former private banking and investment industry figure has a complaint: he reckons that some family offices should instead be called "founder's offices" because the people who build them dominate...

Investment Strategies
17 May 2021

Are Debt, Digital And Climate Transforming Central Banking, Broader Economy?

Climate change, aka global warming, affects the global economy and hence influences how central banks operate. They are handling the financial fallout of the pandemic and associated lockdowns. Inflation pressure...

22 April 2021

Trend Of US Citizenship Renunciation To Rise "Dramatically"

The threat of higher US taxes, combined with other factors, could produce a sharp rise in the number of Americans seeking to give up their citizenship, an advisor working in the space says.  ...

Investment Strategies
14 April 2021

Recovery From COVID-19 - What Wealth Managers Say

We set out a range of commentaries from wealth and asset management groups about how the economic and market position looks more than a year after much of the world began to enter lockdowns. ...

Latest News

18 June 2021

Digital Digest: The Latest Tech News - Standard Chartered, Temenos

The latest developments in financial products and investments from around the world. ...

Asset Management
18 June 2021

ETFs, Products Break Above $9 Trillion AuM Mark

The inflow of money into these entities, which has been strong for more than decades, continues unabated. ...

18 June 2021

Who Said The Sky's The Limit?

The space environment is no longer the sole preserve of government agencies. Today, it is private companies that are shaping the future. This guest article explores some of that terrain. ...

17 June 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Winners Of WealthBriefingAsia Awards 2021

The full list of the firms and people who were victorious in this year's Asia awards. ...

Emerging Markets
17 June 2021

Hong Kong, US-Based Firms Ink Wealth Management Partnership

The agreement is the kind of move that Western firms are making to grab a share of Greater China's wealth management sector. ...

People Moves
17 June 2021

Credit Suisse Makes Senior Greater China Appointments

The Swiss bank said it is "augmenting our management bench strength to capture the significant opportunities in the private banking Greater China market". ...