Norway’s sovereign wealth fund returned 1.3%, or NOK 94bn (€10.2bn), in the second quarter of 2016, which compares with a negative return of NOK 85bn in Q1. The krone depreciated against the main currencies during the quarter, which increased the value of the fund by NOK 28bn. The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund , which saw […]
A subsidiary of China Investment Corporation (CIC), a Chinese sovereign fund, and affiliates of property manager AEW Europe have completed the acquisition of ten shopping malls from CBRE Global Investors including eight in France and two in Belgium for some €1.3bn. The portfolio was sold on behalf of its CBRE Retail Property Fund France Belgium […]
Sovereign investors are set to put more money into emerging market assets and alternatives, according to the second annual Invesco Global Sovereign Asset Management Study.
In 2012, sovereign wealth funds have invested about €1.5bn in the Italian economy, according to research by Italy’s Banca Monte Paschi di Siena on about 60 global funds.
Angola, Africa’s second oil producer after Nigeria, has launched a $5bn sovereign wealth fund which will invest in its earnings: the Angola Sovereign Fund.