BNY Mellon has made three senior appointments over the past six months, most recently recruiting a new head of asset servicing and digital for Japan.
The move by Daiwa AM could revitalise investment activity conducted on the China-Japan ETF Connectivity scheme.
BNY Mellon's APAC head of markets, clearance and collateral management has taken on added responsibilities as its new country executive for its business in Japan.
Following the launch of Yulan Bonds in China a week ago, Euroclear Bank to work with Japanese market participants to launch Origami bonds.
JPX has invited trust banks, asset managers, and other securities services providers to participate in the test.
In the fourth part of our ‘what to look out for in 2020’, we ask industry experts’ in Asia for their input on trends to watch out for in the New Year.
The Japanese pension fund giant has halted securities lending from its foreign equity portfolio citing a lack of transparency over the process.
Luxembourg has emerged as an attractive destination for Asian asset managers that seek new fund channels for their products.
The pension fund will act as a pilot fund for State Street and is the first to migrate its FX settlement to CLS in Japan.
The introduction of Japanese funds onto the FX settlement service follows a multi-year effort to onboard the Japanese buy-side community to CLSSettlement.