A convergence of factors has brought about the perfect storm of disruption and change, presenting a myriad of challenges and opportunities to Asset Managers worldwide. Ongoing regional and global dialogues between regulators and government bodies have identified the need for robust governance to ensure sustainable development of the asset management sector. The regulatory landscape, however, keeps evolving. In particular, the legal frameworks are at various stages of development.
Karen Man is a partner in Baker McKenzie’s Financial Services group, leading the non-contentious Financial Services Regulatory practice. Her clients include global, Chinese and local banks, fund managers, brokers/dealers, money service operators and fintech firms. Karen is admitted to practice in Hong Kong, the UK, and Australia.