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Ex-Goldman duo start Vanhau multi-asset Asia-focused fund

The fund has anchor investment from a European institutional investor


Hillhouse hires senior Asia banks analyst from Sanford Bernstein

Wei Hou joins the firm’s Hong Kong office

GH China Century rides strong gains among Chinese corporates

A 2.63% return in August brings the fund’s year-to-date gain to 23.07%



BlueSky lines up Cayman version of Dynamic Macro strategy

The onshore fund and has delivered an annualised return of 9.28% since inception


T. Rowe Price appoints new Asia-Pacific multi-asset solutions head

Thomas Poullaouec is the latest senior hire of the firm’s multi-asset division


HFSB rebrands as SBAI for wider alternative investment remit

Standards board will now cover the full alternative investment spectrum


Man, Fullerton win access to onshore China private fund market

AMAC gives firms the green light to develop and sell onshore investment products for qualified investors in China


Asian regulators cast wary eye on initial cryptocurrency offerings

SFC may regulate cryptocurrency platforms and exchanges engaged in secondary trading of digital tokens


Goldsky Global Alpha Fund on a roll, targets $200 million size

Tracking social media sentiment has paid off handsomely


Paragon long/short Australian equities strategy flies high in August

Returned 7.3% in August on the back of a strong reporting season among Australian corporates


AsiaHedge Awards 2017: initial nominations

Initial nominations announced for the AsiaHedge Awards 2017


PAG seeks removal of Hong Kong-listed Spring REIT managers

PAG blamed a ‘lack of strategy’ from the Spring Asset Management team of managers


Taiwan-based Tmesis artificial intelligence fund gains traction

To the end of August the strategy has returned 8.75% since its inception in May 2016



Co-founder Reddaway leaves Australian boutique Paragon

The changes will not impact Paragon’s overall investment strategy or day-to-day operations


Deutsche appoints new head of securities services for Asia Pacific

Anand Rengarajan joins as head of securities services covering Asia Pacific


PCS launches volatility fund with backing from Sydney family office

The strategy is primarily focused on generating alpha from systematic volatility management and tail-risk overlays


Ex-Janchor PM Ravisankar preps new pan-Asia long/short fund

The fund will take a fundamental-driven long-biased view on Asian equities


TMAM-Go Japan activist fund launching Cayman/Delaware version

The TMAM-GO Japan Engagement Fund wants to attract a more diverse range of investors