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https://www.ft.com/content/d371dc26-de68-11e7-a0d4-0944c5f49e46 David Stevenson JANUARY 9, 2018 writing in the FT Specialist ETFs promise to target gender equality, Christian values — or vice DAVID STEVENSON Add to myFT Share on Twitter (opens new window) Share on Facebook (opens new window) Share on LinkedIn (opens new window) Share Save Save to myFT David Stevenson JANUARY 9, 2018 …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 29, 2018

Published in the FT 28/8/18 Sovereign wealth fund assets ‘could reach $15tn in two years’ Egypt is poised to become the latest country with its own investment pool. Despite the economic crisis affecting ordinary Egyptians, the country is about to launch a Sovereign wealth fund.  Chris Flood APRIL 21, 2018 The exclusive club made up …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 28, 2018

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/13/nio-chinese-electric-car-ipo-filing.html Nio, a Chinese company that makes electric cars, has filed to go public on the New York Stock Exchange. The company said in a filing on Monday that it’s looking to raise as much as $1.8 billion in the initial public offering. The company represents new competition to automakers like Teslathat are adopting electric …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 22, 2018

Although careful to keep a safe distance from the views stated within this article, the LSE has published this piece looking at how Norway’s SWF protected UK jobs after the 2008 crisis. It gives an indication of the changing mood from big players towards the demand for ethical and socially responsible investing, which some see …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 20, 2018

  Matthew Martin Ruth David Claire Boston 12 August 2018, 2:07 PM13 August 2018, 2:01 PM BloombergQuint (India) (Bloomberg) — Elon Musk’s attempt to take Tesla Inc. private will receive added scrutiny this week as the electric-car maker’s board meets with advisers to assess a proposal that’s drawn interest from Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund. …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 13, 2018

2018-08-12 10:00 Setumo Stone The ANC is in a hurry to establish a sovereign wealth fund (SWF) before the start of the next term of government. The SWF, an investment pool made up of money from the country’s reserves, will be one of the governing party’s flagship ideas ahead of next year’s general elections. It …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 12, 2018

3/8/18 Reuters [TOKYO] The Japanese government intends to create a sovereign wealth fund to invest in American infrastructure projects to improve economic relations with Washington while putting excess capital to better use, the Nikkei reported. Japan is expected to offer the fund as an example of economic cooperation with the United States at trade talks …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 11, 2018

But is the right kind of investment fund one that proactively drives momentum in the markets or rather, one that holds back and instead responds to market trends? Is there a responsibility on major Asset Owners to behave in a certain way or should ROI always be the driver? The balance is changing in a number …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 9, 2018

With all the concerns and worries over Brexit, its easy to think there might be a lack of confidence about investing in the UK. Not so, it seems as financial markets registered that Qatar’s Sovereign Wealth Fund was putting it’s money where our mouth is; Tribune News Network, Doha Qatar has poured almost £3 billion …

by Adrienne Lawler
Aug 9, 2018