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Why Asia Still Matters - AVCJ Limited Partners' Summit 2014

11 NOV 2014

MVision is proud to have been a sponsor of the 2014 Limited Partners Summit, taking place during AVCJ's annual Private Equity and Venture Forum in Hong Kong.

Mounir Guen moderated a session called Why Asia Still Matters, alongside Faiz Mayalakkara from Emirates Investment Authority, David G Pierce of HQ Captial, Pamela Fung of Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, and Sherry Lin of Mousse Partners.

Discussion overview:
While growth in Asia has slowed, GDP growth is still high compared to its Western counterparts. China will continue to remain one of the biggest global players in the future and will always have a place in investors’ portfolios. South-east Asia also remains strong; with a burgeoning middle class, the consumer markets will continue to flourish. What is clear is that Asia needs to be a carefully thought out plan with allocations in the right sectors in the right funds.

-  Why should Asia be part of a diversified global portfolio?
-  Which markets and sectors are still attractive for investors: healthcare, education, agriculture?
-  If you get into the right funds with the right deals, does Asia deliver?
-  How has the evolving role of the fund of fund created opportunities for investors?