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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. New Zealand Superannuation Fund outperforms benchmark by nearly 100 basis points annually over the long term

     

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  7. ADIA names global head of research

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

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  8. Singapore's Temasek starts hedge fund venture with Dymon Asia Capital

    trueTemasek Holdings, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, will start a venture with Dymon Asia Capital (Singapore) to back new hedge fund managers and strategies as it becomes a minority stakeholder in the firm.

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  9. Alaska Permanent returns 2.1% in quarter

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, returned 2.1% for the third quarter ended March 31, according to a news release from the sovereign wealth fund.

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  10. Casey Quirk: Asia-Pacific manager growth in retail, private banking

    trueSovereign wealth funds in Asia-Pacific will prove increasingly difficult for money managers to target and gather revenues from as they move investment expertise in-house, according to a white paper from Casey, Quirk & Associates.

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  11. NBIM taps Citi for custody, securities lending

    trueNorges Bank Investment Management, which oversees the investments of the 5.156 trillion Norwegian kroner ($866 billion) Norway's Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, hired Citi Global Transaction Services as NBIM's custodian and securities lending agent.

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  12. Milken panelists discuss fixed income, other portfolio changes

    trueInstitutional investors speaking on a panel Wednesday at the Milken Institute Global Conference said what is keeping them up at night are their fixed-income portfolios, among other things.

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  13. 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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  14. Singapore's Temasek launches private equity co-investment fund

    trueTemasek, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, Wednesday announced the launch of a co-investment vehicle to provide opportunities for like-minded institutional investors and, eventually, Singapore retail investors as well, to benefit from Temasek's private equity investment activities.

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