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Lux body names new Asia head to promote UCITS in the region


In a major sign that UCITS are headed to Asia, the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has appointed Ching Yng Choi as head of its new Asia office. Based in Hong Kong, she will help raise awareness of Luxembourg as a fund domicile and promote the UCITS standard in Asia.

Choi joins from Luxembourg-based MDO Services, a provider of governance services for funds, where she was a risk manager. She previously worked at General Electric in Paris, Brussels and The Netherlands.

ALFI is the official representative body for the Luxembourg investment fund industry. Earlier this year, it