Japan's prime minister is determined to revive the country's economy, but he has left too much of the hard lifting to the Bank of Japan. It’s time he took responsibility.
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.
The SFC’s new enforcer has been clearing the decks on long-running investigations. That's a wise move — he can now move on to bigger, tough-to-tackle problems.
China’s economic slowdown is bad news for some but it can be a real positive for Asia’s frontier economies.
It also provides a model for a more equitable form of capitalism, argues the CEO of CIMB Islamic Bank.
China is plugged into the world economy and this will act as a break on strident nationalism, says Primavera Capital’s founder.
The development of domestic debt markets have been the key to preventing a second financial crisis in the region says HSBC’s head of global banking for South East Asia.
Indonesia’s sovereign credit rating does not reflect the country's progress since the Asian Financial Crisis, says Credit Suisse’s Asia Pacific CEO.
Mongolia’s woes offer returns — and major risk — for frontier investors.
Investment banks need to localise their operations if they want to be successful, says Standard Chartered’s head of North Asia corporate finance.
One of Asia's founding private equity bankers outlines his hopes for the industry and eventual re-unification of his home country, Korea.
Hong Kong has created a successful arena for Chinese companies to list in but reform is needed, says Morgan Stanley's Asia Pacific co-CEO.
Heavy use of cornerstone investors make it difficult for institutional investors to do proper valuation work says Canada Pension Plan Investment Board president Mark Machin.
Telecom operators will drive and shape the growth of the sharing economy and fintech says Frank Sixt, group finance director and deputy managing director of CK Hutchison Holdings.
In the second part of an interview, the chief global strategist and head of emerging markets for Morgan Stanley Investment Management looks for positives from Asia and beyond.