Morningstar of Chicago is expanding internationally again, this time to Hong Kong, where it will collaborate with Century CyberWorks of Hong Kong to provide country-specific financial information throughout Asia, said Dan Kobussen, an international business manager with Morningstar.

"We are seeing a trend of privatization of pension and retirement plans in countries like Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan, and more people are being forced to take control of their financial destinies," he said.

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