The Daily Brief

Ashby Monk

  • Canada’s pension funds continue to blaze trails. Next up: Venture Capital.
  • The PE secondary market is heating up as large institutions begin selling again.
  • The UK is considering a new “sovereign debt fund” to manage looming pension liabilities.
  • Some insights from WaPo on the GDF Suez-CIC tie up.
  • Mubadala is teaming up with the Chinese on a calcined petroleum coke production facility in Zhenjiang.
  • Scotland is courting QIA and ADIA for local infrastructure projects.
  • The State of Wisconsin Investment Board ups its allocation to hedge funds to $300 million.
  • India’s Industry Ministry continues to push for a new SWF.
  • And here’s the case against a new sovereign fund for India.

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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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