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Sovereign wealth funds favour equity investments over next 12 months: Survey

The survey covered 26 funds with an estimated $2.18 trillion in assets under management.

Sovereign funds’ corporate deals halve in Q3, Asians funds GIC, CIC stay active

SWFs participated in deals worth just $14.1 billion, down from $28.3 billion in April-June.

Sovereign wealth funds tweak portfolios for environmental risk

Norway’s and NZ Super Fund are among those taking the lead

Global sovereign fund assets stall at $6.59t: Preqin

Total assets under management have levelled off in the last two years

Singapore’s GIC led first quarter sovereign investor deals

State funds participated in a total $9 billion of deals in January-March.

Kazakh wealth fund says over 120 firms sold in privatisation drive

There were still about 35-40 such companies left to be sold out of the 172 originally earmarked for sale.

Iranian state fund IFIC targeting healthcare, high-tech sectors

It is currently invested in 22 companies across finance, mining & other industries.

A new breed of sovereign wealth fund is emerging from nations in deep debt

It was once the preserve of rich oil exporters or nations with trade surpluses,

Global sovereign funds choose to strike own private equity deals

Some of the world’s biggest sovereign wealth funds are increasingly striking their own private equity deals rather than relying on external fund managers, in a drive to cut costs and gain more control. With some $6.5 trillion in assets, sovereign investors already account for 19 percent of capital committed to private… Read more »

Sovereign investors’ M&A deals fall 26 per cent by value in Q2

The single biggest deal was the $4.5 billion funding round for Ant Financial Services Group, an affiliate of China’s biggest e-commerce company, Alibaba Group Holding.