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  1. Invesco: Sovereign wealth funds likely to lower home-market bond holdings

    trueBond markets across the globe look set to lose further favor with sovereign wealth fund investors as a net 47% say they expect to decrease their home-market bond exposures.

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  2. Alaska Permanent Fund CEO retires on health concerns

    trueMike Burns retired Monday as executive director/CEO of the Alaska Permanent Fund Corp., Juneau, because of health concerns.

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  3. Coal divestment on tap at Norway's Government Pension Fund Global

    trueThe Government Pension Fund Global could be forced to divest its allocations to certain coal companies, following a unanimous decision by the finance committee of the Storting, the Norwegian parliament.

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  4. Alaska Permanent taps 2 for consulting

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. hired TorreyCove Capital Partners and LP Capital Advisors as consultants for private market and special opportunity investments.

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  5. Abu Dhabi Investment Authority hires head of U.S. internal equities group

    trueJohn Pandtle joined the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority as head of U.S. in its internal equities department.

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  6. Institutional investors urge G-7 to support emission reductions globally

    trueRepresentatives from some of the world’s largest pension funds, endowment funds and money managers signed a letter to the finance ministers of G-7 countries urging them to support a move to a low-carbon investment environment.

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  7. Alaska Permanent approves private markets pacing schedule for fiscal year

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. approved a private markets pacing plan for fiscal year 2016, which starts July 1, and amended its infrastructure and absolute-return investment policies.

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  8. Alaska Permanent Corp. earmarks $50 million to alternative credit fund

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. committed $50 million to Audax Mezzanine Fund IV, documents prepared for this week’s board meeting show.

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  9. GIC, CPPIB form joint venture for $263 million purchase of Seoul mall

    trueGIC, the Singapore sovereign wealth fund, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board announced Monday they had formed a joint venture partnership to acquire the D-Cube retail mall in Seoul from Daesung Industries for $263 million.

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  10. Alaska Permanent Fund returns 2.8% in quarter, up 4.7% for 9-month period

    trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. returned 2.8% in the quarter ended March 31 and 4.7% in the fiscal year-to-date, said a news release from the $53.9 billion sovereign wealth fund.

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  11. KIC portfolio ends 2014 at $84.7 billion, up 17.6% from year before

    trueKorea Investment Corp.’s investment portfolio was valued at $84.7 billion at the end of 2014, up 17.6% from the year before, said its latest annual report, released Monday.

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  12. GIC, CPPIB among institutional groups taking stake in largest U.K. mobile operator

    trueFive big institutional investors, including Singapore’s GIC and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, will invest £3.1 billion ($4.7 billion) for a 33% stake in the U.K. mobile phone interests of Hong Kong-based Hutchison Whampoa Ltd.

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  13. Risk management is biggest concern for institutional investors — survey

    trueIncreased complexity in risk management is the biggest concern for institutional investors across the globe, a new survey shows.

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  14. New Mexico county scouting for manager to run permanent fund

    trueChaves County, Roswell, N.M., is searching for an investment manager for its $66.5 million permanent fund.

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