Browsing: Asia Pacific
Jefferies Expands Asian Coverage through Partnership with Philippines Broker
Jefferies continued its partnership expansion strategy with an alliance with a leading Philippines broker. Jefferies is entering into an alliance with BPI Securities Corporation to distribute BPI Securities’ equity research ...
GLG Invests in Startup
Gerson Lehrman Group was one of 57 investors in a Pakistani company that builds software for startups in return for an equity stake. CoVenture, a ‘service focused venture firm’, raised $3 ...
Former Roubini CEO Becomes CFO at Wealth-X
After being ousted as CEO at Roubini Global Economics in December, Richard Green has landed as CFO at Wealth-X, a Singapore-based information company specializing in gathering intelligence on ultra high ...
Nomura Expands Asian Research After Recent Cuts
After years of shrinking its research staff in the US and Europe, Nomura is expanding its research coverage in China, Malaysia, and Singapore. However, as is typical for Nomura, the ...
FT Investigation of Chinese Solar Company Follows Short Report
A major Financial Times expose of the leading Chinese solar company follows in the footsteps of an obscure Hong Kong research boutique run by a former UBS analyst. The FT cited ...
Morningstar Asia Adds Institutional Salesperson
Morningstar Asia Limited appointed Adam Grabow vice president of buy side and advisor sales. Grabow will oversee sales and business development for Morningstar’s equity research, manager research, and investment management ...
Creating Investment Product From Big Data
China Securities Index Company, a joint venture between the Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges, is launching an index which incorporates online sales data from Alibaba, China’s largest online commerce company. ...
India’s Role in Big Data
Alok Aggarwal, the founder of Evalueserve who recently started a big data outsourcing firm, has authored a white paper examining the big data space and how India might contribute to ...
Standard Chartered Exits Equities
Standard Chartered is closing its equities business globally under pressures to cut costs. The UK bank said it was shutting its equity research, cash equities and equity capital markets businesses, ...
Outlook for the Buy-Side and Its Impact on the Research Biz
Portfolio managers and analysts working at asset management firms are the key consumers of the investment research services produced by sell side investment banks and independent research providers. Thus to ...