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  1. News - Hong Kong - INVESTMENT

    Warning over public trust role for Hong Kong's retirement scheme

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by JOHNNY TAM AND JENNIFER NGO

    ... Jennifer Ngo and Johnny Tam Provident fund chief says workers may not be comfortable about the government moving in to control their retirement savings Warning over public trust role for MPF The regulator of the Mandatory Provident Fund scheme is warning of problems if the government steps in to administer workers' retirement savings. The administration of Chief Executive ...

  2. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Calpers to quit hedge funds and put US$4b to work elsewhere

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:43am by Bloomberg

    ... them increasingly attractive, hedge funds are being scratched from the investment line-up at the biggest pension fund in the United States. The California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers) plans to divest the entire US$4 billion that it has with the funds, saying they are too expensive and complex. The decision to eliminate 24 hedge funds and six hedge ...

  3. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    How banks fare on investment advice

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Nicky Burridge

    ... for a retirement plan. "This is a mismatch and investing short term means the investment rate of return will be less than the investment rate of return that would be obtainable inside a longer-term ... would retire in Hong Kong or abroad, so requested flexibility. We asked Glenn Turner, who recently stepped down as chairman of the Independent Financial Advisers Association, to give his ...

  4. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Joint venture targets China's greying population

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 11:40am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Joint venture plans to develop 12 upmarket health resorts to tap burgeoning demand for elderly care services on the mainland Consortium targets greying population China Ageing Development Foundation, a fund under the Ministry of Civil Affairs, has teamed up with investors in Hong Kong and Dubai for an aggressive plan to build 12 upmarket retirement ...

  5. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    Blackstone chases ‘core’ private equity plan

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 12:10pm by Reuters

    ... off. A Blackstone spokesman declined to comment. The biggest investors in Blackstone's funds include the California Public Employees' Retirement System, the New Jersey State ...

  6. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    MPF funds make money across the board in May

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:13am by Jeanny Yu

    ... this year. Critics have been complaining about the 14-year-old compulsory retirement scheme, saying it imposes high fees for modest performance. The high fees and low returns of the MPF have led many lawmakers and even the government to criticise the scheme. The Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority plans to consult the market soon over a plan to require providers to introduce a core fund. ...

  7. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    Amazon's drones a sign of returns losing altitude

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 06:00am by Reuters

    ... of plans, from when you will retire to how you will pay for health care, when your portfolio fails to deliver that 7 or 8 per cent you are banking on. That whirring noise you hear may not be a drone ... James Saft Technology forces companies to invest or die, and that means shrinking portfolio values for us Amazon's drones a sign of returns losing altitude Jeff Bezos' plan ...

  8. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Ontario teachers hit jackpot with bet on JD.com

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 01:27am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in New York Retirement fund's purchase marks growing trend by asset managers to buy stakes in Chinese e-commerce firms to tap online shopping boom Ontario teachers hit jackpot with JD bet A wager by the teachers of Ontario, Canada, on Beijing-based online retailer JD.com is paying off in a big way. Their C$141 billion (HK$1 trillion) retirement fund bought about ...

  9. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Stock rally and weak yen boost Japan pension fund

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Stock rally and weak yen boost Japan pension fund Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund, the world's largest manager of retirement savings, posted ... when the fund was established in its present form by the government. The fund said on June 7 that it was cutting local bond holdings to buy more stocks and foreign securities and planned ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - INVESTMENT

    Standardised disclosure system urged

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by PAUL SOH (INTERN)

    ... also said the compulsory retirement scheme had left Hongkongers with little flexibility in their choice of investments as they were required to invest in mutual funds. He said those in Singapore and Malaysia allowed their citizens to choose their own portfolios. The CFA Institute plans to present its research to regulators in the region. "This is a preliminary study ...




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