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Credit/fixed-income specialist BlueBay opens Hong Kong office

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BlueBay Asset Management, the London-based fixed-income/credit specialist, has opened an office in Hong Kong. This is the firm’s second office after Tokyo in Asia. BlueBay was acquired by Royal Bank of Canada last year.

The firm had serviced the Asia ex-Japan market for nearly four years out of London and is now looking to expand its distribution footprint in the Asian region, which has increasingly grown in importance for the firm. The Hong Kong operation is run by BlueBay’s Asia director, Charmian Wan.

BlueBay provides investment management services and funds both on the alternatives and long-only side to