Nikko AM’s Global Investment Committee updates house view, maintains overweight equities stance

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Nikko AM’s Global Investment Committee (GIC), which consists of senior investment professionals from the group’s global offices, has updated its views on the global economic situation, financial markets and asset allocation calls. The committee meets at least quarterly and its views form the basis of Nikko AM’s quarterly asset allocation house view. In the latest […]

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Nikko AM appoints head of group marketing and communications

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Nikko AM, the parent company of Tyndall AM, plans to appoint David Collins to the newly created role of head of group marketing and communications. Based in Tokyo, Mr Collins will be responsible for all group marketing and communications activities for the firm worldwide. Mr Collins has over 20 years of experience working in Japan […]

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Nikko AM continues its Asian growth strategy, bolsters investment and risk team

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Nikko AM, Tyndall AM’s parent, has made several strategic hires across the group as part of its ongoing Asian growth strategy. In Singapore, Winson Fong has joined Nikko AM Asia as head of China strategies while Shivaz Rai joins as investment director for Asian fixed income and Tian Sing Wee as risk manager. This follows […]

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Nikko AM appoints Ross Long as Chief Legal Officer

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Tyndall Investment Management Limited’s (Tyndall AM) parent, Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd (Nikko AM), today announced that Ross Long is to join the company on June 24, 2013 as its chief legal officer. Mr Long will join the senior management team and be responsible for all legal functions globally at Nikko AM. Mr Long’s legal […]

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Global monetary policies could trigger higher inflation

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The aggressive reflationary monetary strategies currently being pursued by major governments globally are likely to result in higher inflation in many economies in the immediate future, which investors will need to take into account, says Yu-Ming Wang, Nikko AM’s chief investment officer – international. In his paper Re-emergence of Inflation Expectations in Asia, Mr Wang […]

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Nikko AM continues expansion

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Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd (“Nikko AM”) today announced the appointment of Yu-Ming Wang as International Chief Investment Officer, overseeing the global investment teams outside of Japan. Hiroki Tsujimura, currently Head of Active Investments at Nikko AM, has been promoted to Chief Investment Officer – Japan. Both appointments will be effective from 7 January 2013. Mr […]

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Nikko Asset Management’s CEO to retire

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Nikko Asset Management Co, Ltd (Nikko AM) today announced that Timothy F McCarthy, Chairman and CEO of Nikko Asset Management, has decided to retire at the end of this fiscal year. Effective April 1st Charles Beazley will take over as Chairman and CEO, as part of the firm’s long agreed succession plan.  “It has been […]

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