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Premia Partners Announces Agreement With WisdomTree Investments

Hong Kong-based Premia Partners Company Limited has announced an agreement with WisdomTree Investments, Inc. based in New York.

Premia Partners, an investment firm focusing on exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and smart beta solutions, announced its partnership with WisdomTree, an ETF and exchange-traded product (ETP) sponsor and asset manager with the goal of collaborating with specific Asian countries, excluding Japan.

Rebecca Chua, Managing Partner of Premia Partners, stated: "We are excited to join forces with WisdomTree with whom we share strong alignment in terms of business philosophy, solution focus and passion for ETF innovation. Last October in collaboration with CSI and Caixin Rayliant, we launched the first multi-factor China A-shares smart beta ETFs for bedrock and new economy exposure. With this relationship with WisdomTree, we look forward to leveraging on their smart beta innovator DNA to bring differentiated ETF solutions to our investors."

Kurt MacAlpine, WisdomTree Executive Vice President and Head of Global Distribution, added: "As ETF adoption increases throughout the Asia-Pacific region, we are pleased to work with Premia Partners in this important market to further broaden our footprint and expand awareness among Asia ex-Japan's institutional investors. WisdomTree's global expansion is a critical part of our growth strategy, and this new relationship complements our existing business in Japan."