The Top 10 Papers of 2017 - for Asian Investors
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Japan's Asset Management Business 2016/2017 (NRI)
This 31-page paper by Nomura Research Institute provides important insights into the state and outlook of Japan's asset management industry.
Capturing the Chinese A-shares and H-shares Anomaly (FTSE Russell)
As the restrictions to invest in the China market are easing, investors are looking for a variety of tools to assist them as they look to capture different aspects of the Chinese equity market.
The Future of Emerging Market Equities (BNP Paribas, April 2017)
Is the recent rebound in relative performance structural or just temporary mean reversion?
2016 Guide to Investment Management Salaries in Asia
This bumper 110 page survey reveals salaries in the major Asian centres of China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia and elsewhere.
Ageing - Passing the baton to Asia (Standard Chartered, 2017)
In the past, ageing was a phenomenon often associated with Western countries but Asian economies are expected to age the fastest in the next phase.
The world's 300 largest pension funds (Willis Towers Watson, 2016)
This comprehensive paper by Willis Towers Watson provides invaluable insights into the financial state of the largest 300 pension funds in the world.
Best practices in the Pension Funds investment process (PwC, 2016)
This paper by PwC examines investment process best practices by global pension funds. It looks at growing asset allocation trends, regulations, governance models, and other drivers of change.
2017 ESG Trends to Watch (MSCI)
Underlying all the major ESG trends for 2017 is a strategic decision – do we change the way we think about investing, or is this business as usual.
Inefficiencies in the Pricing of Exchange-Traded Funds (FAJ, 2017)
Despite the arbitrage mechanism that allows authorized participants to create and redeem shares for the underlying portfolios, ETF prices can deviate significantly from the net asset values
Equity Market Volatility: It's Too Quiet Out There (T. Rowe Price, April 2017)
While investors continue to enjoy strong returns from global equities, one nagging source of discomfort is the remarkably low level of volatility.