Company Overview

About Eastspring

Eastspring is a global asset manager with Asia at its core, offering innovative investment solutions to meet the financial needs of clients. We manage a total of USD195 billion1 across equity, fixed income, multi asset, quantitative and alternative strategies on behalf of institutional and individual investors globally.

As the asset management business of Prudential plc, we benefit from the strength and stability of our A-rated2 parent company.

Founded in 1994, we have since built an unparalleled on-the-ground presence in 11 Asian markets3 as well as distribution offices in North America and Europe. Our investment expertise and reach are further complemented by our joint ventures in India, China and Thailand, as well as our strategic partnerships in US and Europe. The diversity of our teams fosters a culture of open communication and debate, allowing us to seek best ideas and high conviction views.

We integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations in all our investment processes and are a signatory to the UN-supported Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI), the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment.

As an active manager, we seek to use our global expertise and deep Asian insights to capture investment opportunities in Asia and around the world. We are passionate about what we do and committed to deliver high quality investment outcomes to our clients. Our numerous awards are a reflection of our investment excellence and our clients’ trust in us.

1As at 30 September 2018.
2By Standard & Poor’s. Rating is current as of 17 September 2018.
3Presence refers to wholly owned subsidiaries with local sales and investment offices in Indonesia, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Vietnam as well as joint ventures in China, India and Thailand.

2018 Asia Fund House of the Year

Issued by AsianInvestor 
Awarded for the third time in four years

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20+

years of
operating history

195^

billion (USD)
assets under
management

300+^

No. of investment
professionals

3000+^

No. of
employees

11

Asian markets

2018

Asia Fund
House of
the Year

All information is at 30 September 2018
^including joint ventures

Global offices

Singapore

Established in 1994, the Singapore office serves as the global hub for Eastspring Investments’ asset management business. The award-winning investment teams manage a wide range of funds and mandates across equities, fixed income, alternatives and quantitative solutions for individual and institutional clients.

Heritage

Asia’s opportunities are vast, and corporate cultures are extremely complex and diverse. Hence, local knowledge and expertise are required to navigate the Asian markets successfully. Our on-the-ground presence means we have an unparalleled knowledge of the markets in which we operate, allowing us to develop unique and tailored investment solutions for our clients. See how we have evolved over the last 20 years.

1994
  • Established office in Singapore

  • Established Prudential Corporation Asia, Regional HQ, in Hong Kong

1998
  • Joint venture with ICICI bank for India

1999
  • Launched fund management operation in Japan

  • Joint venture with Bank of China International for Hong Kong

2000
  • Entry into Taiwan's fund management industry

2001
  • Launched fund management operations in Malaysia

2002
  • Entry into Korea's fund management industry

2004
  • Launched fund management operations in Vietnam

2005
  • Joint venture with CITIC Group for Mainland China

2006
  • Launched fund management operations in Dubai

  • Launched Prudential Property Investment Management in Singapore

2007
  • Expanded fund management operations for HK's retail mutual funds market

2009
  • Launched Prudential Al-Wara' Asset Management in Malaysia

2010
  • Prudential plc listed on Hong Kong and Singapore Stock Exchanges

2012
  • Expanded institutional business to United States

  • Launched fund management operation in Indonesia

  • Revealed new brand name Eastspring Investments

2013
  • Opened UK office

  • Expanded reach to Europe with an office in Luxembourg

2018
  • Joint venture with TMB Asset Management Co. Ltd in Thailand

  • Established an Investment Management Wholly-Foreign Owned Enterprise in China