SMFG in Talks for SBI Stake

Bloomberg reported that representatives of SMFG and SBI had said nothing had yet been decided.


Korea’s Mirae Asset acquires Australia’s ETF Securities

The deal gives them the opportunity “to add instant scale in the Australian market”, and ETF Securities’ lineup of thematic, commodities and digital asset strategies also complement the “innovative and intelligent ETF solutions


ETF Securities acquired by Mirae Asset

“This acquisition underscores Mirae Asset’s continued commitment to maintaining industry-leading ETF businesses in key markets around the world and brings immediate scale to our operations in Australia.”


Leading wealth management marketers recognised

The two organisations to win multiple awards were Aware Super, Australia's third largest superannuation fund, as well as trading platform and superannuation fund, Superhero.


GIC Veteran Tapped by Yangzijiang Financial

The company acquired GEM Asset Management in April, which gave it entry into the fund and wealth management businesses and their potentially higher sources of recurring fee-based income.