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My name is Reid Kirchenbauer. I started this website over a decade ago, and since then, have searched Asia to find the region’s best-performing property and stock investments.

Many of the fastest-growing countries on the planet are located here in Asia. That’s why I focus all my effort on this part of the world.

InvestAsian is at the forefront of emerging and frontier market investment. Our business can help you:

  • Diversify your portfolio and reduce dependence on the western world’s financial whims. 
  • Trade stocks in Indonesia, the Philippines, and other unexplored Asian markets.
  • Find venture capital and private equity offerings in sectors like fintech and logistics.
  • Buy property in high-growth economies such as Thailand, Malaysia, and Korea.
  • Make returns above 10% annually with uncorrelated stocks and real estate investments.
  • Skip recession by owning assets in countries which have avoided them for several decades.

Your portfolio doesn’t need to rely on how the NYSE performs. InvestAsian has helped hundreds of clients and millions of readers diversify internationally.

We buy uncorrelated property and stocks in countries that benefit from strong demographic trends and other natural growth catalysts. Places like Cambodia and the Philippines, for example, each have an average age of 26 years old.

Short-term movements in the market won’t take that reality, or the substantial economic benefits it comes with, away from them.



Reduce your portfolio’s overall risk by diversifying it across multiple currencies, and into stable jurisdictions like Singapore.


Property and stocks pay dividends which can either generate income or be reinvested for greater returns.


We only invest in the strongest markets. Emerging frontiers like Cambodia and Laos have a long-term record of rapid growth.

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You can often make higher returns when buying stocks and real estate in countries that are hard to access. InvestAsian helps take the uncertainty out of emerging markets.


We speak the languages, understand the local cultures, and know the deals. Unlike consultants based in New York or Paris, we have decades of on-the-ground experience in Asia.


InvestAsian is constantly breaking new ground. We focus on asset types that you can’t buy through your standard brokerage account or an emerging market ETF.


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Outperforming “the market” isn’t so difficult. Just go to a different, better-performing market.

Most financial advisers are less informed about offshore real estate or stocks. They’ll say you can’t consistently outperform “the market” over the long term.

If faced with a recession, these advisers won’t offer you any alternative investment solutions except low-yield government bonds or a bank deposit.

Such people lack creativity. As global investors, we aren’t limited to the constraints of one single market anymore.

From Japan, to Thailand, to India, you’re able to access dozens of international markets without ever visiting them. Your range of investments aren’t restricted to your location in the 21st century.

Foreign stock exchanges, especially in Asian markets, are home to a completely different set of opportunities that you won’t ever find at home. Buying property in Asia is also an excellent way to further diversify your portfolio.

A basic fixed deposit at a bank will earn above 8% interest annually in places like Cambodia. Frontier market real estate, private equity, and stocks can achieve even higher yields than that.

True, it’s often harder to invest in foreign countries located on the other side of the world. Yet the extra effort can also bring you greater returns.

We’ll consult with you and make the process simple. Our goal is to eliminate entry barriers across Asia’s high-growth emerging and frontier markets. In the process, we’ll enhance your portfolio’s balance of risk, return, and internationalization.

Endorsed by Andrew Henderson

“Reid is the real deal. He lives and breathes Asian investments and has built an impressive company. He has earned my trust and is one of my go-to resources on all things Asia.” – Andrew Henderson, Founder of Nomad Capitalist


Asia is the only continent on earth where global financial centers, like Singapore and Hong Kong, sit alongside rapidly growing frontier markets like Cambodia and Vietnam.

A wise investor would never position their whole net worth into a single company – it’s way too risky, right?

Then why do most people never buy property or stocks outside their home country? Just like owning a single asset is risky, putting all your money in one place will completely expose you to its currency, economic, and regulatory dangers.

By owning investments in foreign real estate and stocks, you’ll significantly reduce overall risk while generating more profit as well.

Asia’s frontier markets are especially less correlated with western economies. They usually yield higher returns and can help maximize your diversification too.

Some people falsely believe that foreign assets are riskier than “buying local”. However, anyone who owned equities back in 2008 should know the opposite is true.

For example, Vietnam hasn’t suffered a single recession in over two decades. They skipped the Asian Financial Crisis of the 1990s, missed the tech bubble in the 2000s, and even outgrew the most recent recession.

Vietnam’s case isn’t abnormal for an Asian frontier market either. Other countries with a very similar history of avoiding recessions include Cambodia, Laos, Bangladesh, and the Philippines.

We could list off dozens of other countries with a tendency to skip recessions. But instead of making a list, we built an entire company.

That’s why InvestAsian exists. We find property, stocks, private equity, and other opportunities in places where few investors look. 


We aren’t a typical expat-run investment firm. Some companies exist solely to overcharge their international clients, making money from a lack of familiarity with Asian markets.

Our investments are managed and their fees are based on performance. InvestAsian’s goal is making profit for our clients. Not selling poorly-built condos with a 30% “foreign premium” added on top.
Furthermore, we’re integrated into Asia’s business communities, speak the languages, and work alongside local experts. Don’t make the mistake of letting the wrong people advise you about investing in Asia.