Company overview

About Eastspring

Eastspring Investments, part of Prudential plc, is a global asset manager with Asia at its core, offering innovative investment solutions to meet the financial needs of clients. At the heart of Eastspring is a strong connection with our shared purpose – Experts in Asia. Invested in Your Future. – and this clearly guides everything we do. Our investment teams’ deep understanding of Asian markets, paired with their global expertise, is our key differentiator. We are also firmly invested in the future of our clients, our colleagues, our partners, our shareholders and the communities in which we live and operate in.  

Over the last 25 years, we have built 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 USD241 bn2 across equity, fixed income, multi asset, quantitative and alternative strategies on behalf of institutional and individual investors globally.

The diversity of our teams fosters a culture of open communication and debate, enabling us to seek best ideas and high conviction views. We integrate environmental, social and governance considerations in all our investments processes and are a signatory to the UN-supported Principles of responsible Investment.

We are passionate about what we do and committed to deliver high quality investment outcomes to our clients.

1Presence 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. 
2As at 31 December 2019.
 

About Eastspring Vietnam

In Vietnam, Eastspring Investments Fund Management Limited Liability Company (“Eastspring Vietnam”) was established in May 2005. Eastspring Vietnam was formerly known as Prudential Vietnam Fund Management Limited Liability Company from its establishment until re-branding on 9 December 2011.

Eastspring Vietnam applies a long-term value-oriented investment philosophy to its investment funds and portfolios for both institutional and retail clients who are domiciled both offshore and onshore in Vietnam.

As the largest fund manager in the local market in term of AUM, Eastspring Vietnam’s assets under management is exceed VND102 trillion (equivalent to USD 4.4 billion) as at 31 December 2019.

Since 1999 as part of Prudential Vietnam Assurance Company Limited and then since establishment, we have developed a local investment team on the ground in Vietnam with an established track record in managing Vietnamese fixed income, Vietnamese listed and OTC equities, private equity and property portfolios. Like any other Eastspring entity in Asia, Eastspring Vietnam also benefits from the global investment platform as part of Eastspring Investments.

Our vision is to lead the fund management business in Vietnam.

Our mission is to become the no.1 and most respected fund manager in Vietnam.

2020 Best Local Fund House of the Year

Issued by Asian Investor

25+

Years of
operating history

241^

Billion (USD)
assets under
management

300+^

No. of investment
professionals

29^

Nationalities employed

11

Asian markets

2018

Asia Fund
House of
the Year

All information is at 31 December 2019 
^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.

Core values

Client first

We put clients at the center of everything we do and always act in their best interests.

Integrity

We stick to sound moral and ethical principles. We always keep our word and do the right thing – even when it’s hard or is not recognised.

Teamwork

We value new thinking, are open to all viewpoints and are interested in different perspectives.

Accountability

We are willing to take responsibility for our actions, seize the initiative and do the right thing for the business.

Respect

We treat people the same no matter their race, religion, gender, age, or country of origin. We know that diverse thinking creates the best ideas.

Excellence

We always try to do more than we are asked, going above and beyond to get a better result.

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

  • Revealed new brand name Eastspring Investments

    Revealed 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
  • Joint venture with TMB Bank in Thailand

    Joint venture with TMB Bank in Thailand

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

    Established an Investment Management Wholly-Foreign Owned Enterprise in China

2019
  • Joint venture with Thanachart Fund Management Co., Ltd.

    Joint venture with Thanachart Fund Management Co., Ltd.