Monthly Archives: March 2015

Have you ever thought about the effects currency fluctuations or inflation has on your savings? Read more at Expat Living here. PS: At Austen Morris Associates we specialise in helping individuals reach their personal financial ... more
Asia Pacific Equities across the Asia Pacific region delivered positive returns in the week ending 20 March, supported by the latest dovish rhetoric from the Federal Reserve (the Fed). The MSCI Pacific Index was up ... more
Congratulations to our AMA Barbarians team who ended in 4th place in the Manila 10’s this past weekend. This annual men’s rugby union tournament features a form of rugby called “Rugby 10’s.” This event is ... more
On March 18th, 2015, Austen Morris Associates hosted a Private Client Wine Dinner at Light & Salt sponsored by RL360° and Acron International Fund Distribution. The evening, hosted by Senior Partner Jon Holand, Partner William ... more
Asia Pacific The MSCI Pacific Index returned 0.1%. Japan recovered strongly to be the top regional market in the week ending 13 March, with the TOPIX up 1.3%. With the decline in the global oil ... more
While it’s only a page or two in length, a resume is one of the most important parts of a job application – your resume is how you’ll tell the story of your professional history ... more
Asia Pacific The MSCI Pacific Index rose 0.6% in the week ended 6 March, as further share price gains in Japan helped outweigh weakness in Hong Kong. In Japan, the TOPIX rose 1.1%, as exporters ... more
Land Banking Along with China’s growing market-oriented economy, land banking has become a more possible investment option for those looking to diversify their portfolios. Land banking is a practice that allows investors to buy holding ... more
AMA entertained their Shanghai Family at ‘La Vie en Rose’ brunch on March 8th at Le Bistrot Signature Restaurant, at Le Merdien (People Square) to celebrate the New Year in China! Thank you to all ... more
You love your child and want to offer her/him the best education possible. HOW MUCH WILL THIS COST? AND HOW WILL YOU BE ABLE TO AFFORD IT? These are essential questions – yet difficult to answer. We ... more
Asia Pacific The MSCI Pacific Index returned 1.2% in the week ending 27 February. Japan’s TOPIX rose 1.6%. Sentiment was boosted by Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda’s comments that the central bank would ease ... more