J.P. Morgan Asset Management launches iPhone and iPad apps in Hong Kong
Mar 31, 2011
Hong Kong: J.P. Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) today announced the launch of the J.P. Morgan FundWatch apps for iPhone and iPad. These new applications offer investors mobile access to keep abreast of up-to-date information about JPMAM funds and the markets. Available for free download in Hong Kong App Store through search keyword “jpmorgan fundwatch,” these are the first apps of their kind amongst fund houses in Hong Kong.
Sharing the same functionalities and features, the FundWatch apps for iPhone and iPad are available in English and Traditional Chinese language interfaces. The FundWatch apps allow users to:
- View daily fund prices and the latest fund reports
- Track top-performing funds
- Create a personalized watch list to keep track of favourite funds
- Access up-to-date market information and commentary
- Watch J.P. Morgan Fund-cast videos
- Share information on Facebook and via e-mail from the app
- Contact the JPMAM team
“With the J.P. Morgan FundWatch applications, we are providing local investors an easy-to-use tool to keep track of our funds and latest market information beyond the traditional channels,” said Terry Pan, Head of Hong Kong Business at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. “It is our goal to empower our clients and investors with easily accessible up-to-date information in this digital age. As the first fund house in Hong Kong to launch iPhone and iPad apps, we continue to stand out in the local market with innovation and commitment to providing outstanding investor services,” he added.
To celebrate the launch, a quiz will be held from March 30, 2011 to April 30, 2011, in which a participant who correctly answers a simple question will have the chance to win an iPad. For more details, please visit: http://www.jpmorganam.com.hk/JFAsset/web/promotionsFile/iphone_ipad/
Features of the apps
The iPhone and iPad apps provide investors with mobile access to the most updated fund prices, performances and reports, and track the top-performing funds ranked by different time periods — all supported by user-friendly search functions. Users can also watch and share J.P. Morgan Fund-cast videos of interviews with fund managers and investment professionals. The latest market news and commentary is also available in addition to market insights.