A groundswell of top-quality fund managers set to launch in Asia coincides with an improvement in appetite for Asian managers among global allocators. AsiaHedge explores the new fund environment and picks some funds to watch out for in 2018
The rapid modernization of Vietnam is attracting the attention of global investors. South Africa-based hedge fund manager Optis Capital has been an early mover in the frontier market after building a network of trusted local advisors
Family offices and HNWIs in Hong Kong and mainland China are an important source of capital for Asia-focused hedge fund managers.
But it is important to understand exactly what these investors want for their money
After a year where India-focused managers garnered the region’s best returns the nation’s macro story is predicted to be stable, with any risks to an investor’s portfolio at the company level, according to Atyant’s Rahul Saraogi
Rebounding from a disastrous year in 2016, the Asia-Pacific hedge fund industry showed strong performance overall in 2017. The charted course is for a continued set of new fund launches in 2018 but, as Thomas Duffell discovers, it looks set to be a bumpy ride