A Greater Gateway: Issue 1
As mainland China moves to relaxing controls over flows of capital across its borders, Hong Kong’s prime position as a fund management center presents new opportunities for asset managers across the world.
For the first time since the 1950s, the U.S. electorate has chosen a non-politician to be president of the country. After an extremely atypical general election cycle, the Republican candidate Donald Trump has claimed victory. What does this mean for...
Currency Market Update
It is a given that monetary policy has played a vital role in driving the currency markets in the post-Nixon shock era, and that its influence has become ever more pervasive over the past two decades or so, as settings...
Position for Expected, but Plan for Unexpected
Jeff Mortimer of BNY Mellon Wealth Management applies an old lesson of planning for the “just-in-case" scenario to investing. While we are well-positioned for an election outcome similar to the current political backdrop, it is always best to thoughtfully consider...
Enterprise Risk Analysis and Alternative Investments
The assumptions that are used in incorporating alternative investments into enterprise risk analysis matter. Different approaches to data management can lead to different potential conclusions about the apparent risks within an investment program.