Asset Management is a Key Industry in the City of London
On 14 July 2016, the British Embassy Tokyo hosted its sixth UK asset management seminar, inviting UK experts to support Japan’s investment needs.
Experts from a number of asset management companies gave presentations in their sectors of specialisation, and participated in panel discussions to answer questions from their Japanese audience.
Presenters were from companies including Baillie Gifford, Charlemagne Capital, Hermes Investment Management, Investec Asset Management, ITI Asset Management, M&G Real Estate, Martin Currie Investment Management, Orbis Investment, Standard Life Investments, and Somerset Capital Management.
Former Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy Tokyo, Julia Longbottom, made the opening remarks.
Article by Vanessa Holden, August 2016.