Take the Swiss model, divide Singapore into five parts. Turn the five community development councils into governments! So, we have five governments in Singapore, with one central government – the Swiss canton system. And let them compete with each .
The unprecedented move raised worries that the crisis could further mount, sparking a rush into safe haven assets from the Japanese yen to the Swiss ... for Asia Pacific and a member of the diversified multi-asset committee at Aberdeen Asset Management.
“It was clear that the role of the intermediary was not what it used to be, not just taking deposits and lending,” says Charmaine Cheuk, a real estate investment executive who was a student on the first MSc in Global Finance course run jointly by New.
The results, displayed in the table below, show that City University of Hong Kong graduates make up the largest alumni group at BEA in Hong Kong (16.8% of those who attended one of the top-20 colleges went to CityU, according to online profiles.
Northern Trust's acquisition of UBS Asset Management's fund administration servicing units in Luxembourg and Switzerland , expected to close later this year, subject to applicable regulatory and fund board approvals and other customary closing.
Musheer has over 10 years of cross-functional experience in multi- asset trading and management consulting, and is actively involved in Fintech. Determined to explore entrepreneurship, he relocated from India to pursue an MBA at HKU . After his MBA, he .
In one of its latest efforts to raise funds, Singaporean real estate developer City Developments Limited issued a green bond — a fixed income product with proceeds used to finance projects or activities that help the environment. "Green financing.
In 1993, Mr. Cheah co-founded Value Partners alongside Hong Kong businessman V-Nee Yeh, and started its first investment fund – the Value Partners Classic Fund – which invests in Asia -Pacific stocks with a focus on Greater China. In 2007, Value.
The yen dropped as demand for safe-haven assets began to fade, although gold and the Swiss franc held most of Tuesday’s ... The euro weakened and the dollar gained as Goldman Sachs Asset Management called the greenback “very, very attractive.”.
Now, he's global marketing manager for Amazon, based in Luxembourg. He owes it all to the HKU MBA. As an only child in India, Varun initially followed the traditional route into his family business – a manufacturer and exporter electronic parts, toys.
A veteran UBS Asia banker is returning to the Swiss bank two years after leaving for academica, amid a wider management shakeup under overall head Andrea Orcel spanning from Australia to New York. The Zurich-based bank is naming David Chin (pictured.
Mercier joined Brookfield Asset Management , an alternative asset management firm, in 2012 in Hong Kong. Three years later he helped to set up the company's Shanghai office, now its regional head office. “The management skills I learned from the HKU  .
After graduating from HKU in November 2016, she landed an internship at Schneider Electric, a Fortune 500 electronics firm which has recruited over 23,000 women in the last three years. ... Asia is where business is, and where business is going to be.
In 2016, Singapore's UOB and Swiss UBP broke into the top 20 private banks in Asia ranked by assets under management (AUM), while Bank of Singapore increased moved up four places to become the seventh largest in the region, according to figures .