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    1. February 3, 2016

      What you need to know about Malaysia’s 1MDB scandal

      The scandal around Malaysia’s 1MDB state investment fund has deepened after international investigators into the affair...

    2. February 2, 2016

      Najib Razak’s brother warns of 1MDB fallout in Malaysia

      The banker brother of Najib Razak has intervened in the financial scandal swirling around Malaysia and its prime...

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    1. February 1, 2016

      Malaysia funds liquidate London office real estate holdings 

      Malaysian state investment funds are cashing out of lofty positions in the London property market, in a sign of the...

    2. February 1, 2016

      Sovereign wealth funds drive turbulent trading

      Asset managers have blamed outflows from sovereign wealth funds for one of the worst starts to the year for markets....

    3. January 27, 2016

      Goldman banker takes ‘personal leave’

      Tim Leissner, the driving force behind high-profile deals between Goldman Sachs and Malaysia’s troubled state...

    4. January 24, 2016

      The week: January 25

      • The new head of South Korea’s $84.7bn sovereign wealth fund has promised a radical overhaul of the fund’s investment...

    5. January 19, 2016

      Birmingham push for West Midlands sovereign wealth fund

      The new leader of Birmingham city council wants to create a “West Midlands sovereign wealth fund” that will invest the...

    6. January 8, 2016

      Kazakh sovereign wealth fund is latest victim of oil price fall

      Kazakhstan’s $64.2bn sovereign wealth fund has become the latest victim of the collapse in the price of oil and is...

    7. December 7, 2015

      Omani sovereign wealth fund holds talks to invest in Kenmare

      An Omani sovereign wealth fund is in talks to invest $100m in Kenmare Resources, owner of a Mozambican mine, after the...

    8. December 6, 2015

      Sovereign wealth funds withdraw $19bn from asset managers

      Sovereign wealth funds in the Gulf have been pulling money out of asset managers at the fastest rate on record as they...

    9. November 24, 2015

      1MDB: scandal-hit Malaysia fund seals China deal for power assets

      Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB state investment fund has clinched a deal to sell power assets to one of China’s...

    10. October 30, 2015

      Caribbean dealings stalk Malaysia’s 1MDB

      It is an international mystery featuring tropical islands, a Saudi oil company and the fate of billions of dollars of...

    11. October 28, 2015

      Norway oil fund hit by volatile China stocks and VW fall

      Norway’s oil fund revealed on Wednesday the extent of the impact of the market turmoil during the third quarter amid...

    12. October 28, 2015

      Eni to pare down Saipem stake in attempt to reduce debt by €5.1bn

      Eni, the Italian oil and gas group, has reached a deal to pare down its stake in Saipem, the pipeline and services...

    13. October 22, 2015

      Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB slams claims of cover-up

      The head of Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB state investment fund has slammed “spurious” claims that it is holding back...

    14. October 11, 2015

      Renzi revives Italy’s €410bn wealth fund

      The latest outpost of Matteo Renzi’s revolution is a smart conference room in Milan where two of Italy’s best-known...

    15. October 7, 2015

      Slowing economy forces Norway to dip into oil savings

      An economic slowdown in Norway is forcing the government to dip into its vast oil savings for the first time as it cuts...

    16. October 1, 2015

      Scandal-hit Malaysia investment fund files accounts late

      The Malaysian state investment fund at the centre of an international corruption scandal has failed to file its...

    17. September 28, 2015

      Qatar sovereign wealth fund suffers $12bn paper loss

      Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund has had a quarter to forget — suffering as much as $12bn of losses on Volkswagen,...

    18. September 28, 2015

      Malaysia’s 1MDB pushes for quick asset sale to quell concerns

      Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB investment fund is pressing for a quick — and possibly contentious — sale of more than $2bn...

    19. September 20, 2015

      Skancke aims to make sustainability integral to asset management

      Martin Skancke looks as though he is growing a beard in an attempt to look older, but his youthful looks are deceiving....

    20. August 23, 2015

      Swiss launch criminal inquiry related to Malaysia’s 1MDB

      Attempts by Najib Razak, Malaysia’s embattled prime minister, to contain a financial scandal have taken a knock after...

    21. August 17, 2015

      Norway fund excludes four Asian groups over palm oil links

      Norway’s $870bn oil fund excluded four of Asia’s biggest companies because of concerns over severe environmental damage...

    22. August 10, 2015

      Norway’s active attitude to corporate governance

      Norway’s oil fund can certainly dazzle with its size. The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund (SWF), its $880bn of...

    23. August 9, 2015

      Norway oil fund chief jettisons passivity

      As befits somebody who once spent six months alone in a remote Arctic cabin studying Kant, Hegel and Heidegger, Yngve...

    24. August 9, 2015

      Norway oil fund chief fears boards neglecting core task

      The world’s biggest sovereign wealth fund is increasingly concerned that company boards are overburdened and in danger...

    25. July 27, 2015

      Libya in legal action on nationalisations

      The Libyan Investment Authority has launched legal action against four African states alleging that they took advantage...

    26. July 22, 2015

      Singapore freezes accounts linked to 1MDB probe

      Singapore has frozen two bank accounts in connection with investigations into 1MDB, Malaysia’s troubled state fund. The...

    27. July 19, 2015

      New wave of support for UK sovereign wealth fund

      A new wave of support has emerged for the creation of a UK sovereign wealth fund, which proponents believe would pump...

    28. July 15, 2015

      New business eludes Goldman Sachs in Malaysia amid 1MDB furore

      Goldman Sachs has been failing to win new business in Malaysia as a furore continues to rage around huge debts racked...

    29. July 12, 2015

      Low tax and high fees consume Future Fund

      When leaked documents describing the tax avoidance arrangements of 340 companies were published in November last year,...

    30. June 29, 2015

      Trafigura and Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala create mining joint venture

      Commodities trading house Trafigura will create a joint venture company with an Abu Dhabi state investment fund to buy...

    31. June 15, 2015

      Tech prodigy eyes $40m in drive for sleep sensor start-up

      London-born tech entrepreneur James Proud skipped college to move to San Francisco as a teenager. Now, less than a year...

    32. June 12, 2015

      Libya wealth fund factions seek common cause in bank lawsuits

      Lawyers representing two opposing factions of the Libyan Investment Authority are to apply to the High Court for a...

    33. June 8, 2015

      Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds fear inflow decline

      More than a third of Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds expect new funding to decrease as the region adjusts to a...

    34. May 27, 2015

      Norway oil fund plans to withdraw from coal-burning utilities

      Norway’s $916bn oil fund will consider pulling billions of dollars of investments out of coal in a move that threatens...

    35. April 28, 2015

      Singapore rig builders feel impact of oil price slide

      Problems in the Brazilian and Mexican oil industries unleashed by the plunge in crude prices have ensnared two pillars...

    36. April 15, 2015

      Norway oil fund begins policy of revealing how it votes

      Norway’s $880bn oil fund will on Wednesday usher in a new era in corporate governance when it begins to disclose in...

    37. April 13, 2015

      Deals raise oversight concerns at Abu Dhabi wealth fund

      The managing director of one of Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth funds used his private shell companies to secure deals...

    38. April 2, 2015

      Temasek eyes £30m stake in Funding Circle

      Temasek, Singapore’s state investment company, is planning to buy a stake in peer-to-peer lending platform Funding...

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