The Daily Brief

Ashby Monk

Here are today’s top stories:

  • CPPIB is working with OMERS’ Oxford Properties to build an office tower in downtown Toronto.
  • CalPERS lost $88 million on vineyard investments.
  • The IFC is looking to invest in Russian banks and bring SWF money along for the ride.
  • India will apparently be competing more aggressively for resources with China. (A new SWF is in this mix.)
  • Calpers and AIMCo are reported to be invested in Khosla’s new $1 billion Venture Fund (which is focused on cleantech).

And here are the week’s top stories:

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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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