Who we are and what we do

Z-Ben Advisors is a China-based consulting firm whose core interest is in advising our clients on how to best capitalize on growing investment management business opportunities in the Greater China market. We bring together a diverse team of professionals well versed in both the local dynamics and needs of the financial services industry.

Leading the discussion

We are globally recognized for our insight and analysis on the Chinese investment management industry and are often quoted and invited to speak at forums worldwide. See below for recent examples of our industry leading viewpoints.

Critical questions answered

What is my China strategy? Who are the right business partners? How is the market landscape changing? Is the JV the only approach? How do I benchmark my performance? What products are in demand?

Who we Are


What we Do

Leading the Discussion

Critical Questions Answered


Investment Solutions Practice Launch

Z-Ben Advisors’ new Investment Solutions practice focuses on helping global financial institutions interested in the Greater China market navigate the increasingly open space now available for QFII license & quota holders.

Our aim is to provide clients with detailed information and advisory servicing relating to QFII market intelligence; manager, brokerage and custodian selection; RFP assistance; as well as ongoing monitoring. For a more detailed overview of our capabilities and service lines, click here.

New Research

The RQFII program continues to steal headlines. In addition to the announcement that several RQFII manufacturers would no longer withhold a 10%...

Movement on the RQFII front continues unabated. Yet, the relative success of a few outliers compared to their peer products makes us wonder where...

Amidst declining markets, mutual fund industry AUM managed to increase 7.1% in 4Q13, to close 2013 at RMB2.93tr – its highest quarterly total...