According to the latest 2019 Hays Asia Salary Guide, traders in asset management are expected to earn*:
- Over HKD600 per annum (Hong Kong)
- 11.5-16yen per annum (Japan)
- Over SGD80k per annum (Singapore)
Additionally, there will be a strong demand in the market for experienced corporate banking relationship managers and product specialists as banks look to capitalise on investment across Southeast Asia.
However, with investment banking slowing, the report states a rise in more traditional sectors of business banking and enterprise banking, with significant hiring activity to follow. On the bright side, significant growth across retail banking and private banking is expected.
Photo Credit: 2019 Hays Asia Salary Guide
Not only that, the report shared best locations in Asia for finance sector occupiers to be Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, Shanghai, and Seoul.
To know more on the full salary guide other roles in banking and financial services, fintech, and other industries in Asia, please read 2019 Hays Asia Salary Guide.
*Note: Salaries are annual and represented in local currencies.