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  1. China Investment Corp. chief tapped as chairman of investment bank CICC

    trueDing Xuedong, the chairman and CEO of sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation, was appointed chairman of Beijing-based investment bank China International Capital Corporation Limited and a member of the company's board of directors, a CICC news release Thursday said.

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  1. Alaska Permanent commits $252 million to 9 managers

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. committed a total of about $252 million to nine private equity managers.

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  2. New Mexico adopts asset allocation with 5% to in-state venture capital

    trueNew Mexico State Investment Council approved a new asset allocation for its $4.5 billion Severance Tax Permanent Fund.

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  3. Alaska Permanent makes $250 million infrastructure commitment

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, committed $250 million to Morgan Stanley Infrastructure II, said agenda materials prepared for the Sept. 25-26 board meeting.

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  4. Norway's Government Pension Fund Global to shift from standard indexing

    trueNorway's $880 billion Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, the world's largest sovereign wealth fund, said traditional global indexes are no longer an appropriate model on which to base its investments.

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  5. Silver Lake gains $4.5 billion on Alibaba IPO

    truePrivate equity firms Silver Lake Partners, Asia Alternative Management and Siguler Guff, as well as Singapore sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings, have reaped billions of dollars in paper gains after Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. went public Friday.

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  6. Texas Permanent assigns $900 million to emerging markets equity

    trueTexas State Board of Education approved the hire of two managers to run a total of $900 million in emerging markets equity for the $30.2 billion Texas Permanent School Fund.

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  7. ADIA hires global head of external equities

    trueBrian Tipple was named global head of external equities at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

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  8. Australia's Future Fund picks new CIO

    trueRaphael Arndt was named chief investment officer of Australia’s A$101 billion (US $93.7 billion) Future Fund.

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  9. Sovereign wealth funds move outside for specialist investments

    trueGrowing allocations to alternatives and multiasset strategies have left the sovereign wealth funds and national pension plans that dominate Asia's institutional investor landscape relying more on external money managers to manage their portfolios.

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  10. Alabama Trust Fund taps 4 international equity managers

    trueAlabama Trust Fund, Montgomery, hired Artisan Partners Asset Management, Invesco, Lazard Asset Management, and Thompson, Siegel & Walmsley to run an undetermined amount in active international equity.

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  11. Norges Bank Investment Management restructures investment departments

    trueNorges Bank Investment Management has restructured its investment departments in line with a new strategy plan for Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, a spokesman said.

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  12. HKMA's head of direct investments for private equity, real estate departs

    trueHuh Yong-Hak stepped down on July 23 as head of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's direct investments in private equity and real estate.

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  13. Alaska Permanent Fund tops $50 billion mark, returns 15.5% for year

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, ended the fiscal year above $50 billion for the first time

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