Our Story

Our Corporate Milestones


As the world's fastest growing economic region, Asia provides vast investment opportunities across the various markets. Over the years we have deepened our presence in the region with investment teams on the ground to help investors navigate the diverse markets. We have also expanded our reach with new offices and collaborations with leading industry players.

Explore our interactive 2D timeline to discover how we have grown and the milestones that have punctuated UOBAM's rich history as we continue to shape the future of our story.

  1. 1986

    Established UOBAM Singapore – Launched first unit trust

  2. 1995

    Set up OSK-UOB Unit Trust Management Bhd incorporated in Malaysia

  3. 1996

    Set up UOB-OSK Asset Management Sdn Bhd in Malaysia

  4. 1997

    Set up UOB Investment Advisors (Taiwan) Ltd in Taiwan

  5. 2002

    Took over OUB Asset Management Ltd

  6. 2005

    Set up UOB Asset Management (Thai) Co. Ltd

  7. 2007

    Set up UOBAM Brunei office

  8. 2009

    • Set up UOBAM Japan office
    • Set up Strategic Alliance with UTI (India)
    • Set up Strategic Alliance with HI (Korea)
    • Set up OSK-UOB Islamic Joint Venture
  9. 2010

    Set up Ping An-UOB Fund Management Company in China

  10. 2013

    • Acquired ING Funds (Thailand) Company Limited – Renamed to UOB Asset Management (Thailand)
    • Set up UOB Asset Management (Malaysia) Berhad – After demerger with OSK
  11. 2015

    Set up Strategic Alliance with Wellington Management Singapore

  12. 2016

    • Set up UOBAM Taiwan office
    • UOBAM turns 30!
  13. 2017

    • Acquired UOB Alternative Investment Management
    • Set up UOB Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd
  14. 2019

    • Set up PT UOB Asset Management Indonesia
  15. 2021

    • Acquired VAM Vietnam Fund Management Joint Stock Company (VAM VN) – renamed to UOB Asset Management (Vietnam) Fund Management Joint Stock Company