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People: S Korea pension fund CIO quits; Australia’s QIC makes senior real estate hires

The pension fund recently cancelled the appointment of its new global alternative investment head

IPOs not the best PE exit route right now in Asia: Bain & Co’s Suvir Varma

Strongest exit channel in Southeast Asia has been trade sales.

People Digest: Law firms hire in SG, NY; RBC Investor gets former JP Morgan exec

Charles Russell Speechlys is also expanding its presence to the Middle East

Exclusive: Japanese VC Global Brain makes final close of sixth fund at $180m

The firm has already started deploying from the fund.

People: HSBC private banking, UBS top hires; Myntra’s Sharma joins pi Ventures

HSBC Private Banking has appointed former Credit Suisse banker Patrick Ho as the Asia Investment Strategist while UBS Wealth Management has roped in Bryan Crawford as the Global Head of Alternatives & Syndicate Distribution, a role that will be based in Hong Kong. Meanwhile, Indian shopping portal Myntra’s Chief Product… Read more »

Slew of Asia execs launching own funds hints at maturing market, too much liquidity

Latest is Wang Hao, a former Managing Partner at Shanghai Greenwoods.

People: Aviva Investors, St James Place Wealth Management, iCar Asia make top deck hires

In his new role, he will be responsible for growing Aviva Investors’ Wholesale platform in Asia

Challenge is to navigate global fintech regulations and scale: Finastra’s Nadeem Syed

Syed says fintech firms will have to negotiate a complex regulatory environment.

PE firm Warburg Pincus leads $64m round in Singapore-based Trax

The startup has till now raised over $160 million since it was founded in 2010

[Update] Alibaba invests $1b more in Lazada, ups stake to 83% as Rocket, Kinnevik exit

In April 2016, Alibaba announced taking ‘controlling interest’ in Lazada.