Sovereign wealth funds

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  1. Libyan Investment Authority looking to allocate $11 billion

    trueLibyan Investment Authority, Tripoli, plans to hire external managers to run $11 billion of its assets under a restructuring plan, said Abdulmagid Breish, chairman of Libya's $66 billion sovereign wealth fund.

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  1. Singapore's GIC opens Sao Paulo office

    trueSingapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Private Ltd. officially opened an office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday.

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  2. AP7 sticks with BNY Mellon as custodian

    trueAP7 rehired Bank of New York Mellon as global custodian.

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  3. Sweden plans to scrap 2 AP funds

    trueSweden proposed eliminating two of its state pension funds, merging their assets with the remaining three to lower asset management costs and leave more money for retirees.

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  4. CIO of Singapore's GIC sees added scope for opportunistic investments, alternatives

    trueThe chief investment officer of Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Private Ltd. suggested Wednesday the current low-yield outlook for traditional bond and equity investments has left the GIC taking a more tactical, opportunistic approach in managing its portfolio. He also suggested the GIC might ...

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  5. Alaska Permanent commits $418 million to custom U.K. real estate separate account

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, committed £250 million ($418 million) to LaSalle Investment Management to run a custom U.K. real estate separate account, confirmed spokeswoman Laura Achee.

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  6. Families going straight to asset owners to find buyers

    trueWealthy families looking to sell iconic buildings are knocking on the doors of institutional investors, taking advantage of institutions' growing interest in investing directly in real estate.

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  7. Norway's SWF assets growing nearly 20% annually

     

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  8. Norwegian sovereign wealth fund's assets jump to record high

    trueNorway's Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, grew 32% to 5 trillion Norwegian kroner ($841.1 billion) in 2013, according to the sovereign wealth fund's annual report.

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  9. Alaska Permanent commits $200 million to power infrastructure fund

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, committed $200 million to LS Power Equity Partners III, a private equity infrastructure fund managed by LS Power Equity Advisors that invests in operating power plants, according to a transaction report of investments made since the Nov. 20-21 board meeting.

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  10. Returns for Sweden's AP1 and AP4 top targets

    trueSweden’s AP1 and AP4 announced returns after expenses for 2013 of 11.2% and 16.4%, respectively.

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  11. Alabama Trust Fund adds UBS Realty Investors to real estate roster

    trueAlabama Trust Fund Board hired UBS Realty Investors to run $80 million in a core real estate commingled fund.

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  12. Malaysia's Employees Provident Fund portfolio ends 2013 with 587 billion ringgit

    trueMalaysia's Employees Provident Fund announced that its investment portfolio ended 2013 with assets of 586.7 billion ringgit ($178.2 billion), up 11.4% from the year befor

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  13. AP2, AP3 each seek global custodian

    trueAP2 and AP3 are searching for a custodian to provide global custody and related services.

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