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    1. February 7, 2016

      Norway’s oil fund urges US banks to split CEO-chairman role

      The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has warned the biggest US banks that time is running out for them to end the...

    2. February 5, 2016

      Private banker for 1MDB investigated by Singapore

      A private banker for Malaysia’s scandal-hit 1MDB state investment fund is being probed in Singapore on suspicion of...

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    1. FT Alphaville

      February 5, 2016

      Petrodollars as the new vendor-financing feedback loop of hell

      FT Alphaville readers will not be strangers to the argument a ballooning petrodollar float over the last decade set...

    2. February 4, 2016

      Norway’s oil fund steps up pressure on multinationals

      Norway’s $810bn oil fund has revealed that it voted against proposals from some of the world’s biggest companies —...

    3. Fast FT

      February 4, 2016

      Norway's oil fund sells 73 stakes on sustainability concerns

      Norway’s $810bn oil fund sold out of 73 companies last year due to environmental and governance issues as the world’s...

    4. February 4, 2016

      Foreign funds cut quotas in China investment scheme

      Global demand for once sought-after quota to buy Chinese securities has fallen for the first time in the scheme’s...

    5. January 31, 2016

      Oil dive drags sharia-compliant funds down

      The fall in the oil price has claimed another victim. Sharia-compliant funds have suffered their worst sales in four...

    6. Fast FT

      January 27, 2016

      Opening Quote: 'It's grim up north' for Aberdeen AM, RBS

      It’s a Scottish lament for investors this morning as Aberdeen Asset Management reports another quarter of major...

    7. FT Alphaville

      January 27, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      It’s a Scottish lament for investors this morning as Aberdeen Asset Management reports another quarter of major...

    8. January 26, 2016

      In charts: why oil prices are influencing global equity markets

      Global financial markets are seemingly at the mercy of the oil price, with falls and rebounds in the commodity setting...

    9. FT Alphaville

      January 25, 2016

      Petrodollars are eurodollars, and eurodollar base money is shrinking

      The world is waking up to the petrodollar reversal issue… as well as its significant liquidity impact on EM countries...

    10. January 25, 2016

      Healthy eating offers recipe for safer investment

      What does it mean to take a financial risk? And how can we spread those risks to avoid disaster when markets fall in...

    11. January 22, 2016

      Impatient investors head for the exits

      Violent deaths for felines are metaphorically useful for physicists and stock traders alike. Schrödinger locked them in...

    12. January 21, 2016

      Oil contagion prompts Japan sell-off

      Since this year’s opening session on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, investors have had to listen to the shrill sound of...

    13. January 20, 2016

      Oil price collapse heightens concern over sovereign wealth funds

      One reason tumbling oil prices have hit global market sentiment so badly is because investors are worried about the...

    14. Fast FT

      January 20, 2016

      Temasek brings in top European advisers

      Temasek, the Singaporean state investment company, has established a panel of European corporate luminaries to advise...

    15. Nick Butler

      January 18, 2016

      Could the privatisation of Rosneft rescue Mr Putin?

      Of all those damaged by the oil price collapse, few are in a more difficult position than Russia. High prices have...

    16. FT Alphaville

      January 18, 2016

      Giving up

      Some bullet points from JP Morgan’s Flows & Liquidity team to start the week. Signs of capitulation, as they put it, in...

    17. December 8, 2015

      Direction of capital flows crucial for global asset markets

      Not for the first time sovereign wealth funds have sprung a leak. The dramatic decline in the price of oil has caused...

    18. December 6, 2015

      Sovereign wealth funds desert asset managers

      The majority of asset managers have been coy about their losses from sovereign wealth funds, but the chief financial...

    19. October 25, 2015

      Asset managers suffer as oil funds withdraw cash

      Global asset managers are facing a double hit to their fees, as sovereign wealth funds withdraw billions to support...

    20. September 21, 2015

      Sovereign funds wake up to fiscal reality

      Unlike men, diamonds linger, Dame Shirley Bassey sang. For more than 20 years Botswana has maintained an insurance...

    21. September 7, 2015

      Power struggle over Libya’s LIA spills into UK High Court

      A power struggle between Libya’s rival political factions has spilled over into the UK’s High Court where the Libyan...

    22. August 19, 2015

      Norway oil fund affirms China commitment

      The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund said it remained committed to China despite expecting more volatility in...

    23. August 7, 2015

      Norway’s sovereign wealth fund urges exchanges to adapt

      Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, one of the world’s largest equity managers, has argued that stock exchanges are growing...

    24. July 29, 2015

      Singapore’s GIC expects decade of low returns

      Low returns will become the norm for as long as a decade, Singapore’s GIC has warned even as the sovereign wealth fund...

    25. July 6, 2015

      Saudi sovereign fund to invest $10bn in Russia

      Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has agreed to invest $10bn in Russia, in a powerful sign of the rapprochement...

    26. June 28, 2015

      Swedish investors attack governance record of Norway’s oil fund

      Norway’s oil fund has come under attack from several of Sweden’s largest investors over concerns that the world’s...

    27. June 18, 2015

      Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund looks to diversify in Asia and US

      Qatar’s $256bn sovereign wealth fund has unveiled a new investment strategy which will see it make investments in Asia...

    28. June 16, 2015

      ‘Direct investors’ a growing force in private markets

      Private equity executives are rarely fazed by anyone on their way to turning lots of investors’ fees, and plenty of...

    29. June 9, 2015

      Qatar buys $1bn stake in Hong Kong energy trust from Li Ka-shing

      The power generation group controlled by tycoon Li Ka-shing is selling a 16.5 per cent stake in its Hong Kong...

    30. June 7, 2015

      Lower oil price erodes sovereign wealth funds

      Sovereign wealth funds had their best ever year in 2014 in terms of asset increases, but the falling oil price is...

    31. May 20, 2015

      Global state investors shift into property

      Big public sector investors are joining the global property boom with plans to shift significant funds into real estate...

    32. May 3, 2015

      Nordea blacklists Boeing over nuclear arms

      Boeing has been blacklisted by the largest Nordic fund company over concerns that the civil and defence aerospace group...

    33. April 29, 2015

      Norway’s sovereign oil fund earns more than government spends

      Norway’s $916bn oil fund on Wednesday trumpeted its best-ever quarterly return, boosted by monetary stimulus in Europe...

    34. March 22, 2015

      Sovereign wealth funds start to leak oil

      Norway’s $850bn oil fund has performed a remarkable impression of the proverbial 800-pound gorilla in the past decade....

    35. March 13, 2015

      Norway’s oil fund joins push for proxy access in US

      The world’s biggest sovereign wealth fund has thrown its weight behind the push for shareholders in US companies to be...

    36. February 5, 2015

      Singapore’s GIC raises stake in Nielsen

      GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, has raised its stake in Nielsen, the US-based consumer research company, giving...

    37. January 14, 2015

      Khazanah reaps $1bn from Alibaba investment

      Khazanah, Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund, reaped more than $1bn from investing in Alibaba ahead of the Chinese...

    38. January 11, 2015

      Russian SWFs look vulnerable as sanctions bite

      Moscow may be forced to drain the assets of Russia’s two sovereign wealth funds in order to ensure the survival of some...

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