This publication can confirm that Standard Chartered’s private bank has appointed Kirk Tan, head of credit structuring ASEAN and South Asia, a development coming shortly after another, similar appointment by the bank was announced here a few days ago.
Published by Asia Asset Management – 3rd July 2017
Aberdeen Asset Management (Aberdeen) will acquire Taipei-based asset manager Value Partners Concord Asset Management (VPCAM) from its shareholders, including Value Partners Group and Concord Securities Co, for an undisclosed sum in a move that will allow the Scottish company to access the island state’s onshore fund market.
In the race to lure talent for global firms’ regional headquarters, Hong Kong and Singapore have long been neck-and-neck. While many companies make their managers locate in one or the other city — often depending on whether their duties focus more on Southeast Asia, or on China — others give top talent a choice.