asia

Hang tight: BPEA intends to ride out stormy Asian property markets

Private equity property managers are facing fierce competition for assets and economic uncertainty. BPEA plans to remain on the sidelines, for now, buying debt rather than equity in countries such as Malaysia. Other property managers should take note.
March 11, 2019

Going to pot: Why cannabis could be Asia's darling bud

As governments across Asia explore the upside of legalising medicinal marijuana and China expands its already substantial hemp production capabilities, major players in the fast-growing international cannabis economy see the region as a key emerging market.
January 30, 2019

Achievement Awards 2018: House Awards

We conclude the announcement of our annual Achievement Awards winners with the house awards, honouring the best financial institutions across the region.
December 19, 2018

Achievement Awards 2018: Deal Awards

We continue the announcement of our annual Achievement Awards winners with the outstanding deals by category across the region.
December 19, 2018

How ADB is adapting to a changing Asia

Michael Barrow, head of the ADB's private sector unit, explains how the multilateral lender is switching course to mobilise private sector capital to help build the region's infrastructure.
August 14, 2018