The Daily Brief

Ashby Monk

If you’re coming to Institutional Investor’s Government Fund’s Roundtable in DC today, don’t hesitate to say hello! In the meantime:

  • How much did the National Pension Reserve Fund lose on its Irish banking investment due to the government’s directed investment policy? Over $5 billion. (Now that’s what I call a ‘rogue trade’!)
  • Is the CIC setting up shop in London?
  • There’s lots of buzz over Abu Dhabi Investment Council’s wonderful new building.
  • Ontario Teachers signs the ‘aspirational and voluntary’ PRI.
  • China Investment Corporation investing in Vietnamese thermal power plants.
  • The ‘Farmland PRI‘: Coming some to some crops near you.
  • Malaysia’s Khazanah Nasional Bhd is looking to issue the world’s first yuan-denominated Islamic bonds.
  • Kirill Dmitriev of Russia’s new RDIF describes the country’s new SWF.  (Video)

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This website is a project of Professor Gordon L. Clark and Dr. Ashby Monk of the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford. Their research on sovereign wealth funds is funded by the Leverhulme Trust and The Rotman International Centre for Pension Management.

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