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U.S. Commission Calls For Tighter Controls On Flows To Chinese Markets

A U.S. government commission has called for tighter controls on flows to China's capital markets in a move that, if approved, would have profound implications for asset managers and index providers. "Despite ongoing US-China tensions, US investors, asset managers, and mutual funds are increasing their participation in China's financial markets," the report said.
Read by 32% of LPs November 19, 2021

Global Investment Money Is Flooding Into Africa's Fintechs

In the third quarter of this year alone, African fintech firms raised $906M. That represented more than 60 percent of all venture money that flowed into Africa last quarter, and more than all other sectors combined in the first half of 2021.
Read by 80% of LPs November 18, 2021

Investors Pivot To India After China's Tech Crackdown

India, long a promising but second-choice Asian market for investors, has emerged as a leading beneficiary of the divergence in fortunes between the tech sectors in the two countries. This, along with ample global liquidity and rapid internet adoption, has fueled a private- and public-market bull run in India.
Read by 73% of LPs November 08, 2021

Is China's Infrastructure Boom Past Its Peak? | The Economist

China does not do infrastructure by half measures, but the infrastructure boom has lost steam this year. After expanding at a double-digit pace for much of the past three decades, investment in it has slowed sharply.
Read by 30% of LPs November 03, 2021

VCs Invested Record $6.5B In Crypto, Blockchain In Q3

Global venture capital funding into cryptocurrency and blockchain reached an all-time high of $6.5 billion in the third quarter of 2021, surpassing the updated second-quarter total of $5.2 billion, according to a new report.
Read by 66% of LPs November 03, 2021

Chinese Fund Managers Rush To Launch Wind Power Funds Amid Green Fever

Chinese fund managers are rushing to set up wind power funds, in the latest move to capitalize on investors' green fever, as global climate talks in Glasgow rekindle interest in China's carbon neutrality pledge.
Read by 58% of LPs November 02, 2021

Putting Carbon Markets To Work On The Path To Net Zero

As the drive to curb global warming gathers pace, carbon markets have become increasingly fundamental to achieving net-zero greenhouse-gas emissions. Institutional investors can play a critical role.
Read by 51% of LPs October 20, 2021

Investors Globally Say Lack Of Robust Data Biggest Barrier To ESG Adoption

<p>About half of institutional and wholesale investors globally say that a lack of robust data is holding back their organizations' further adoption of ESG, according to a new global study.</p>
Read by 57% of LPs October 12, 2021

Europe Is Gearing Up For 'Fourth Wave' of Life Science, Tech VC

While Covid-19 and the related global regulatory changes have accelerated the potential of life science innovation globally, the boom that Europe is seeing now has actually been bubbling up in the market for years.
Read by 54% of LPs October 08, 2021

Global Startups Raise $158B In Q3, An All-Time Record

Following a record-breaking second quarter, venture capitalists around the world stayed busy in Q3, investing astronomical sums into global startups. The acceleration of capital deployment has generated more unicorns, more mega-rounds and simply more available dollars than ever before in the history of startups.
Read by 48% of LPs