The sector has seen a string of defaults and more are sure to follow. But one executive in the industry tells FinanceAsia the turmoil has created a $1 billion opportunity.
Property investment has been running so hot for so long that Australia could be headed for another mining-style bust.
In the second of a two-part series, we look at how Lenovo founder Liu Chuanzhi's Legend Holdings is building its reputation beyond China, investing in companies such as WeWork.
Liu Chuanzhi is best known for setting up Lenovo. Now wants to draw attention to three funds that have quietly become his company’s biggest source of profits.
Local government financing vehicles in China are raising many questions for bond investors. They will need answers soon — a big jump in supply looms large.
Samsonite, Prada and L'Occitane once flocked to the city for IPOs. Now, despite hosting the world's biggest IPO of the year, HK looks like less of a global contender.
After a social media storm cost PaxGlobal's well-regarded CFO his job, our new columnist looks at how executives can harness technology for the benefit of all.
International equity investors have been starved of major Korean IPOs this year. That is about to change.
In the first part of a new column, Downtime, FinanceAsia visits Hong Kong’s Liang Yi museum, which offers a view of history through the eyes of an avid collector.
Chinese companies are flocking overseas to snap up high-profile assets. We illustrate the scale of the splurge.
As we celebrate our 20th anniversary, FinanceAsia looks back over the past two decades and ponders what the next 20 years could bring.
Huawei's strategy chief says governments should free up additional wireless spectrum, cultivate local programming talent and encourage online entrepreneurship.
Hong Kong stock exchange’s Charles Li tells FinanceAsia that the city should aim to be a wealth management, risk control and asset pricing hub.
Thailand’s banking sector is paving the way for a cashless society without losing the Thai fun-loving spirit of “sanuk”.
Banks must take the lead in adopting new technologies to provide the best financial services for their customers, writes Citi's head of global consumer banking.