An ASEAN Funds Passport?
Dechert OnPoint
September 26, 2012

Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) aim to establish a single trading bloc in the form of the ASEAN Economic Community by 2015. One cross-border initiative that has been proposed is a funds passport similar to that of the UCITS. In this update, we examine recent developments in Southeast Asia that may bring us closer to an ASEAN-centric approach to the distribution of funds in Asia.