Global investment manager
HSBC Global Asset Management is an investment manager with $470.2bn in AUM (as of 31 March 2018). It was formed in 1973 in Hong Kong as Wardley, a wholly-owned merchant banking subsidiary, changing its name to HSBC Asset Management 13 years later.
The company manages separate client-focused equity and fixed income portfolios. It also launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity, fixed income, and alternative investments markets across the globe.
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Guy Dunham has left his role as HSBC Global Asset Management's London head of global bonds.
HSBC Global Asset Management has launched the GIF Global Short Duration High Yield Bond fund for recent hire Mary Bowers.
HSBC Global Asset Management (GAM) is to launch a Far East ex-Japan ETF with a total expense ratio (TER) of 0.6%.
HSBC Global Asset Management (HSBC GAM) is to roll out a series of funds tracking indices it recently launched which aim to lower volatility.
HSBC Global Asset Management has launched a short duration high yield bond fund aimed at investors looking for protection from the threat of rising interest rates.
HSBC Global Asset Management has made two promotions within its Asian equities team.
M&G Investments has boosted its fixed income team, hiring Andrius Isciukas from HSBC Asset Management to work across the fund range.
Baring Asset Management is to launch a China Bond fund providing investors with exposure to the country's previously restricted fixed interest markets, as demand for new ways to play the Chinese growth story continues to build.
HSBC Global Asset Management has launched an RDR ready share class on its passive fund range.
HSBC Global Asset Management has combined the funds within its multi-asset International Selection range with the bank's retail consumer World Selection offering.
HSBC Income fund of funds manager Julian York said his policy of "not looking to shoot the lights out" has helped guide him to the top quartile of the IMA Mixed Investment 20-60% Shares sector.
HSBC GAM has launched a Luxembourg-domiciled frontier markets fund, the HSBC GIF Frontier Markets fund.
Sridhar Chandrasekharan has been promoted to chief executive of HSBC Global Asset Management as former boss John Flint moves to a senior role in the wider group.
HSBC Global Asset Management (GAM) is to launch three low-cost portfolios, offering access to global equity and bond markets as well as alternative investments.
HSBC's José Cuervo has joined Santander Asset Management as global head of Latin American equities.
Omar Negyal, senior fund manager from HSBC, discusses Latin America.
Latin American equities are undervalued relative to other emerging markets and are set to outperform Asian stocks in the near term, according to HSBC Global Asset Management.
John Flint has been appointed as chief executive of HSBC Global Asset Management.
HSBC has unveiled its first European ETF, the HSBC FTSE 100, which will be launched tomorrow on the London Stock Exchange.