Company overview

About Eastspring

Experts in Asia. Invested in Your Future. This is our purpose. A guiding principle at the heart of what we stand for. We are a global asset manager that is invested in giving our clients innovative, cutting-edge and sustainable investment solutions.

We are invested in knowledge. Which is why our deep understanding of Asian markets, paired with global expertise, is our key differentiator. We have been part of Prudential plc for over 25 years. In that time, we have invested in an unparalleled on-the-ground presence in 11 Asian markets1 , as well as distribution offices in North America and Europe. We manage a total of USD258 billion2 across equity, fixed income, multi asset, quantitative and alternative strategies on behalf of institutional and individual investors globally.

We are invested in hiring the best talent. Invested in diversity. Because it fosters a culture of open communication and debate. Which enables us to uncover unique perspectives and find the best ideas.

We are invested in making the best investment decisions by incorporating ESG factors into our investment process. We are invested in the communities where we live and work. We are aligned with a number of global sustainability initiatives and collaborate with industry stakeholders to work towards a more sustainable world.

We are invested in the future of our clients. Invested in building partnerships. Invested in bringing value to our shareholders. With our expertise, experience and future focused vision, we are invested in giving our clients the highest quality investment outcomes. Because they deserve nothing less.

We established the Singapore office in 1994 and managed approximately SGD 210.86 billion in funds under management, of which approximately SGD 190.39 billion are discretionary funds managed in Singapore, as at end December 2021. The Singapore office serves as the hub of the asset management business and manages a wide range of funds and mandates across various asset classes for retail and institutional clients.

1 Presence in China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
2As at 31 December 2021.

2021 Asset Management Company of the Year, ASEAN

The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards

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25+

Years of
operating history

258^

Billion (USD)
assets under
management

300+^

No. of investment
professionals

29^

Nationalities employed

11

Asian markets

2021

AMC
of the
Year,
ASEAN*

All information is as at 31 December 2021 
^including joint ventures
*The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards.

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.

Purpose and values

Head of Distribution

Ambitious
Always ­find a way

Head of Distribution

Courageous
Stand for what is right

Head of Distribution

Curious
Listen and seek to learn

Head of Distribution

Empathetic
Start with a conversation

Head of Distribution

Nimble
Adapt when goals move

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 25 years.

1994
  • Established office in Singapore

    Established office in Singapore

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

    Established Prudential Corporation Asia, Regional HQ, in Hong Kong

1998
  • Joint venture with ICICI Bank for India

    Joint venture with ICICI Bank for India

1999
  • Launched fund management operation in Japan

    Launched fund management operation in Japan

  • Joint venture with Bank of China International for Hong Kong

    Joint venture with Bank of China International for Hong Kong

2000
  • Entry into Taiwan's fund management industry

    Entry into Taiwan's fund management industry

2001
  • Launched fund management operations in Malaysia

    Launched fund management operations in Malaysia

2002
  • Entry into Korea's fund management industry

    Entry into Korea's fund management industry

2005
  • Joint venture with CITIC Group for Mainland China

    Joint venture with CITIC Group for Mainland China

  • Launched fund management operations in Vietnam

    Launched fund management operations in Vietnam

2006
  • Launched fund management operations in Dubai

    Launched fund management operations in Dubai

  • Launched Prudential Property Investment Management in Singapore

    Launched Prudential Property Investment Management in Singapore

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

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

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

    Launched Prudential Al-Wara' Asset Management in Malaysia

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

    Prudential plc listed on Hong Kong and Singapore Stock Exchanges

2012
  • Expanded institutional business to United States

    Expanded institutional business to United States

  • Launched fund management operation in Indonesia

    Launched fund management operation in Indonesia

  • Unveiled new brand name Eastspring Investments

    Unveiled new brand name Eastspring Investments

2013
  • Opened UK office

    Opened UK office

  • Expanded reach to Europe with an office in Luxembourg

    Expanded reach to Europe with an office in Luxembourg

2018
  • Acquisition of TMB Asset Management

    Acquisition of TMB Asset Management

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

    Established an Investment Management Wholly-Foreign Owned Enterprise in China

2019
  • Acquisition of Thanachart Fund Management

    Acquisition of Thanachart Fund Management