Asia fundraising: a family business

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

Data shows fund launches declining in H2 2017

The establishment of new hedge funds in Asia in H2 remained sluggish with both launches and capital raised down on H1

India managers take plaudits as Asia’s best performers in 2017

Mumbai’s Sensex was one of Asia’s best performing markets last year, but was also one of its more volatile, turning it into a rich and fertile ground for outsized performance by hedge fund strategies

Top industry names come together to tackle the key issues

Lively panel discussions featured top-performing managers, industry leaders and consultants sharing their views and insights

Elite group of hedge funds grow by 5.7% in H1 2017

Global hedge fund industry’s biggest players continue to accumulate assets

Asian hedge fund assets hit $285 billion in strong first half

Strong first-half performance fuels industry’s growth across the board

New launches remain at low pace despite better conditions

New launches continue at a slow pace despite improved conditions

Consolidation drives evolving Asian fund admin landscape

AsiaHedge’s latest Asian Hedge Fund Administration Survey details the respective market shares for the region’s leading players in terms of fund mandates and assets under administration

Asia-Pacific prime brokerage survey

Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are running neck-and-neck in terms of the leading overall prime brokers to Asia-Pacific hedge funds this year, according to the AsiaHedge research team

The Global Billion Dollar Club Spring 2017: Firms with more than $1 billion under management

The Global Billion Dollar Club Spring 2017: Firms with more than $1 billion under management

Asia-Pacific assets hit new record highs despite slower growth

Assets under management in the Asia-Pacific hedge fund industry continued to reach new record highs in 2016, although the growth rate was much slower than in previous years

Weaker new funds figures reflect challenging times

The first half of 2016 was arguably one of the weakest periods for hedge fund start-ups, as dipping markets, challenging

2016 Asia Pacific Fund Administrator Survey

For the Asian fund administration industry, strategic buyouts and acquisitions were the name of the game over the last year ending June 2016, through which the bigger players shored up their market shares.

Prime brokers in Asia show grit and determination to shore up market share in volatile times

Goldman Sachs remains top of the prime brokers by assets in Asia, while close competitors Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley and UBS continue to strengthen businesses amid a resurging market, shows the latest AsiaHedge PB survey

Asian hedge fund industry assets sustain their impetus to hit a record high of $227 billion

Despite a challenging second half, the Asian hedge fund industry ended 2015 at a record $227.18 billion, thanks to strong first-half inflows and solid performance

Asian new fund launches roar ahead in 2015

Despite rocky markets, the Asian new hedge funds space saw one of its biggest years ever on the back of strategic seed capital and premium-quality launches

Asian industry assets grow 15% in H1 to pass $200bn mark

The Asian hedge fund industry reached a record $221.17 billion in the first half of 2015, thanks to strong regional markets in H1 and significant new launches

Asia’s top administrators scale up in a resurgent market shaped by new regulation and consolidation

As assets in the Asian hedge fund industry swell, top players such as State Street, Citco and HSBC grow assets under administration impressively, even as smaller players rise through the ranks