Around 200 delegates headed to The Conrad hotel in Hong Kong for AsianInvestor's and FinanceAsia's inaugural Asian Commodities Investment Summit last week.
The event took place over November 1-2 and featured seven panel discussions and five plenary addresses. The summit was sponsored by G-Resources, Threadneedle Investments and Dow Jones Indexes.
The first day saw an opening speech from Kenneth Courtis, co-founder of Themes Investment Management, on perhaps the key commodities question a bubble or a new, long-term trend
Panellists then debated the role of commodities in a balanced portfolio, followed by an address on China's commodities needs see today's story...