Asset management traders favour Asia and the US

Wold-communicationOnly 14% of European traders see local markets as having attractive investment potential, a survey of 630 asset management firms found.

Meanwhile, 90% of institutional traders at leading asset management firms in Asia rank their regional markets outside of Japan and China as having the highest investment potential. 66% of US traders were similarly optimistic about their home market, the Liquidnet survey found.

These firms collectively manage equity assets of more than $12.5 trillion.

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