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    1. July 29, 2016

      Week in Review, July 30

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Sales rebound gives luxury brands...

    2. July 29, 2016

      LIA-Goldman courtroom clash enters final straight

      It is a heady tale of prostitutes, multimillion dollar trades and rainmakers at the world’s most powerful investment...

    3. Fast FT

      July 28, 2016

      Abu Dhabi sovereign fund buys 20% of Investcorp

      Bahrain-based Investcorp said Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Development Company had agreed to acquire a 20 per cent interest in...

    4. July 27, 2016

      Singapore wealth fund’s performance falls to three-year low

      Low interest rates, high asset valuation and political instability were expected to bring down returns for the...

    5. Fast FT

      July 27, 2016

      Senior JPMorgan dealmaker leaves for LionTree

      One of JPMorgan Chase’s most senior dealmakers is leaving the US bank to join LionTree, the telecoms and media-focused...

    6. July 27, 2016

      Deloitte becomes third auditor in a row to quit scandal-hit 1MDB

      Deloitte has resigned as auditor of 1Malaysia Development Berhad, as the scandal surrounding the Malaysian state...

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      July 26, 2016

      Real, not illusory justice when returning stolen assets

      At a July 20 news conference announcing charges that a group – allegedly linked to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak...

    8. July 26, 2016

      Saudis in $1.3bn bid for Grosvenor House and Plaza hotels

      A consortium of Saudi and UK family wealth funds has launched a $1.3bn bid for London’s Grosvenor House Hotel plus...

    9. Fast FT

      July 26, 2016

      Saudis in $1.3bn bid for Grosvenor House, Plaza hotels

      A consortium of Saudi and UK family wealth funds has submitted a $1.3bn bid for London’s Grosvenor House Hotel — plus...

    10. July 25, 2016

      Singapore vows more ‘intrusive’ bank probes after 1MDB scandal

      Singapore’s regulator has vowed more “intrusive” inspections of banks over money-laundering after admitting that the...

    11. July 24, 2016

      The week’s news in brief: July 25

      • The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, the second-largest sovereign wealth fund in the world, has brought more of its...

    12. July 21, 2016

      Goldman Sachs under spotlight in 1MDB complaint

      Goldman Sachs’s work for a Malaysian sovereign investment fund has come under fresh scrutiny now that US prosecutors...

    13. July 21, 2016

      Blackstone’s assets under management hit record high of $356bn

      Blackstone, the world’s biggest alternative investment manager, expanded its empire to record size in the second...

    14. Fast FT

      July 21, 2016

      Blackstone profit tops forecast, AUM hits record high

      Blackstone, the world’s biggest alternative investment manager, expanded its empire to record size in the second...

    15. Fast FT

      July 21, 2016

      UBS, StanChart, DBS face actions by MAS

      Singapore’s regulator will take “firm regulatory actions” against UBS, Standard Chartered and DBS bank for serious...

    16. Fast FT

      July 20, 2016

      Temasek proposes buyout of Singapore rail operator

      Singapore’s state investment fund Temasek has proposed a buyout of SMRT, Singapore’s biggest public transit operator by...

    17. July 20, 2016

      Abu Dhabi wealth fund goes in house

      Abu Dhabi’s main sovereign wealth fund has brought more of its portfolio buying activity in house as it seeks greater...

    18. July 18, 2016

      SocGen seeks delay to trial of LIA lawsuit

      Société Générale has argued that the trial of a $1.5bn UK High Court case brought against it by Libya’s sovereign...

    19. July 15, 2016

      MBK Partners makes $1.4bn pitch for Accordia Golf

      South Korea’s MBK Partners has approached one of Japan’s biggest golf course owners with a buyout offer despite elderly...

    20. July 13, 2016

      KazMunaiGas sweetens offer for London-listed unit

      National Company KazMunaiGas has sweetened its offer to buy out minority shareholders in its London-listed subsidiary...

    21. July 13, 2016

      Kazmunaigas increases offer for subsidiary shares

      Kazmunaigas has sweetened its offer to minority shareholders in its London-listed subsidiary after pressure from...

    22. Fast FT

      July 11, 2016

      Russia sells diamond stake to plug budget gap

      Russia’s government completed the sale of a stake in diamond miner Alrosa for Rbs52bn ($800m), the first in a planned...

    23. July 10, 2016

      Aeroflot says privatisation will not fly

      Aeroflot’s chief executive has warned against privatising the Russian airline, as it seeks to maintain vital domestic...

    24. July 10, 2016

      Sovereign wealth funds steer clear of direct investment

      Sovereign wealth funds have retreated from investing directly in companies over fears about the valuations of private...

    25. July 5, 2016

      Goldman took on LIA official’s brother as intern

      The brother of a top Libyan official was taken on as an intern at Goldman Sachs despite the fact he was “unsuitable”...

    26. July 5, 2016

      1MDB probe poses risks for Goldman Sachs

      Two blocks from the White House, in a century-old stone building once owned by Lehman Brothers, federal prosecutors are...

    27. July 3, 2016

      Temasek takes 5% stake in Tikehau

      Temasek, the Singaporean wealth fund, is among those injecting €510m of fresh equity into Tikehau, the French...

    28. June 29, 2016

      Abu Dhabi to merge sovereign wealth funds Ipic and Mubadala

      Abu Dhabi has ordered the merger of two of its sovereign wealth funds, the International Petroleum Investment Company...

    29. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Abu Dhabi to merge two wealth funds

      Abu Dhabi has ordered the merger of two of its sovereign wealth funds, the International Petroleum Investment Company,...

    30. June 28, 2016

      Norway oil fund drops investment in Cairn and Kosmos

      Norway’s $835bn oil fund has excluded Cairn Energy of the UK and Kosmos Energy of the US from its portfolio over their...

    31. June 26, 2016

      Sovereign funds continue to pull billions from asset managers

      Sovereign wealth funds have pulled billions of dollars from asset managers for the seventh consecutive quarter, piling...

    32. June 24, 2016

      Norway’s oil fund votes against Volkswagen board

      The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund and fourth-largest shareholder in Volkswagen underlined the scale of its...

    33. June 20, 2016

      Kenmare shares leap on Oman capital boost

      Kenmare Resources, the indebted London-listed miner, has agreed a $100m equity injection from an Omani sovereign wealth...

    34. June 17, 2016

      Libya case against Goldman shines rare spotlight on powerful bank

      It was a week when London’s High Court heard the lurid details about a Goldman Sachs banker procuring prostitutes to...

    35. June 17, 2016

      Goldman’s bankers should read their own rulebook

      Since the 2008 financial crisis, any week in which Goldman Sachs does not make the news in a controversial fashion is a...

    36. June 17, 2016

      Kazakh oil group seeks tighter control over UK subsidiary

      Kazakhstan’s state oil company is seeking to tighten control over its UK-listed subsidiary over the opposition of its...

    37. Fast FT

      June 17, 2016

      Kazakh oil giant seeks tighter control of UK unit

      Kazakhstan’s state oil company has launched an attempt to tighten control over its UK-listed subsidiary in opposition...

    38. June 16, 2016

      Goldman Sachs bankers ‘swarmed’ around Libya fund

      Goldman Sachs bankers “acted like a swarm” towards Libya’s sovereign wealth fund as they sought to win lucrative new...

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