Research

Prime broker survey: Asia’s prime on the climb

Overall, prime brokers have taken on more mandates for the region, but it is Morgan Stanley which has come out on top in AsiaHedge’s annual prime brokerage survey


Billion Dollar Club

The inaugural Asia-Pacifc Billion Dollar Club ranking has been released. The largest 53 hedge fund managers in the region now account for just north of $190bn

Asia performance remains meagre

The AsiaHedge Composite Index was down against its benchmark, with only India-focused managers putting up numbers above 1%



Asia-Pacific assets reach record highs

Assets run by Asia-Pacific firms reach new high for the fifth year


India strategies top 2018’s worst performers to date as Asian hedge funds retreat in a volatile February

Asian equity long/short hedge funds were mostly in retreat in February as the stock markets across the globe saw rapid


Spotlight on Chinese equity and Top 20 funds to February 2018

Who has fared the best among China-focused fund managers so far this year?


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