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  1. Asset owners could account for 25% of global ETF usage within 5 years — iShares strategist

    trueAsset owners could account for a quarter of exchange-traded fund usage globally in five years, a potentially giant leap from as low as 5% now, according to a senior executive with BlackRock Inc.'s iShares ETF business.

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  1. Marc Faber heavy on gloom and doom at CFA seminar

    trueMarc Faber, publisher of the “Gloom, Doom and Boom” newsletter warned against lofty asset valuations, excessive debt and investor complacency as he discussed his views on the market at a CFA Institute financial analysts seminar in Chicago Thursday.

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  2. ESG leaders

    truePolicies vary when it comes to ESG, but some institutions are leading the way.

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  3. Temasek reports 1.5% gain for fiscal year

    trueTemasek, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, reported a 1.5% gain on its investment portfolio for the fiscal year ended March 31, reflecting heavy exposure to listed equity markets in Asia that declined during the year.

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  4. Canadian pension funds putting down roots abroad

    trueMore large Canadian pension funds and the crown corporations that manage their assets are opening offices beyond their borders, looking to enhance their alternative investments outside of Canada.

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  5. Abu Dhabi Investment Authority expanding internal alternatives capabilities

    trueAbu Dhabi Investment Authority plans to selectively add personnel across real estate, infrastructure and private equity this year.

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  6. Norway's sovereign wealth fund to target frontier markets, increase real estate

    trueNorway's $890 billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, will expand the scope of its investments to target more frontier markets and add more currencies to generate higher returns.

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  7. SWFs gorging on alternatives, Invesco survey says

    trueA year of solid returns for global equities hasn't derailed a broad-based push by sovereign wealth funds into alternative strategies, according to Atlanta-based Invesco Ltd.'s second annual report on the industry.

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  8. British Columbia Investment Management chooses new CEO/CIO

    trueGordon J. Fyfe was named chief executive officer/chief investment officer of British Columbia Investment Management Corp. effective July 7.

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  9. Report accuses China Investment Corp. of mismanagement of investments

    trueChina's National Audit Office accused the $575 billion sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp., Beijing, of mismanaging investments both overseas and at home.

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  10. Asset owners to be more selective with emerging markets — report

    trueEmerging markets are facing a period of structural reform that will leave asset owners adopting a much more selective approach to investing in those markets, said a report from London-based CREATE-Research sponsored by Principal Global Investors LLC.

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  11. Norway should replicate CPPIB with Government Pension Fund Global — review

    trueThe Norwegian Ministry of Finance and Norges Bank Investment Management should look to Canada for inspiration on how to better manage the Government Pension Fund Global, according to a review by three international experts.

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  12. New Zealand Superannuation Fund outperforms benchmark by nearly 100 basis points annually over the long term

     

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  13. ADIA names global head of research

    trueChristof Ruhl was appointed global head of research at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

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