is a Hong Kong-based publication reporting on Asia’s financial and capital markets through a daily website and monthly magazine. At the end of 2005, FinanceAsia was acquired by Haymarket Group
, the largest privately owned publishing company in the UK, created in part by Lord Heseltine, the former UK deputy prime minister.
FinanceAsia was established in 1996 as a monthly magazine and is published 11 times a year. It organises annual awards for Asia's financial industry, the FinanceAsia Achievement Awards, which each year recognise the region's most significant transactions and the financial institutions that advised on them. The trophies are given out at a black-tie dinner at the start of the year.
FinanceAsia also organises local awards in most countries in Asia, as well as product-specific awards. Other regular features include:
- The Rich List, annual research identifying Asia's biggest dividend earners
- Best Managed Companies Poll, an annual poll to find Asia's top companies
Since 2000, FinanceAsia's monthly magazine has been accompanied by a that reports daily on capital markets transactions, financial developments and industry hires.
FinanceAsia also organises numerous conferences throughout the region, focusing on investment, capital raising and corporate treasury. In 2010, its conference schedule included the following events:
- Brazil Investment Summit - The Conrad, Hong Kong