Goldman Sachs still has the highest market share among prime
brokers in the Asia-Pacific hedge fund business, narrowly ahead
of Morgan Stanley, according to our latest annual survey
conducted by the AsiaHedge data and research team. But other
players - led by Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse - are
continuing to grow their market share. Alongside UBS, these
firms form a new top five that is now more evenly matched than
at any time since we started conducting this survey several
Other players, led by Citi and Bank of America Merrill Lynch,
also continue to play a significant role in the industry.
Newedge remains a prominent niche player, while some other
major international banks - led by Barclays Capital - have also
been gearing up and look poised to make a much more significant
impact on the Asia-Pacific market going forward.
The market today already looks radically different from how