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  1. Once bitten, twice shy for sovereign funds

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... the state-owned investment agencies, known as sovereign wealth funds, were being hailed as saviours of teetering banks and companies. Today, like many private institutional investors, the sovereign wealth ... that it would establish a Euro20 billion (HK$199.6 billion) sovereign wealth fund not just to help local companies cope with the effects of the credit freeze but also to prevent the takeover ...

  2. Mainland to power M&A boom as sovereign funds take larger role

    Posted Jul 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... significantly since 2006, with the government speeding up efforts to gain a presence in international markets. China Investment Corp, the nation's sovereign wealth fund, spent more than US$8 ... that Chinese merger and acquisition activity would dominate the region. Two-thirds of respondents expected that sovereign funds would play a more important role in Asian takeovers in the coming year. ...

  3. Sovereign funds get set to throw their weight around

    Posted Aug 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with Tom Hollnad It's been a lousy couple of years for the world's sovereign investment funds. On the one hand, resource-based sovereign funds- especially the oil wealth funds ... of money on their financial investments. In their defence, sovereign fund bosses have attempted to blame their woeful performance on the slump in world markets. Yet a sizeable portion of sovereign ...

  4. Samling defends its business after Norwegian fund dumps holding

    Posted Mar 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee Samling Global, the Hong Kong-listed forestry firm, said yesterday that the Norwegian Pension Fund may not have understood its business when the sovereign wealth fund dumped its ... sovereign wealth fund might not have understood its business. This is not the first time Samling's forestry business has been called into question. Shortly after joining the Hong Kong stock ...

  5. Pension fund to invest 73b yuan more overseas

    Posted Dec 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the NSSF's overseas investment comes as the country's US$300 billion sovereign wealth fund charts a new course into equity markets abroad as China wields its increasing financial power amid ... a principal at fund industry consultancy Z-Ben Advisors. 'There is a risk of holding so much cash.' The mainland's juggernaut pension and sovereign wealth funds have taken a cautious ...

  6. Will someone please explain what this HK$1.3 trillion is for?

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... the top of the market. Also in December 2007, Temasek Holdings, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, bought a US$5 billion stake in Merrill Lynch. Over the next year, its investment lost 80 per ... track record of Asia's other sovereign wealth funds. ...

  7. Sovereign bond may trigger debt issues

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson The launch of China's first sovereign bond in more than two years late on Wednesday could act as a trigger for more mainland companies to also issue debt ... funding to Chinese companies, and this is the most important reason why only two mainland firms have so far tried their luck in the foreign currency debt market. The government bonds sold late ...

  8. Minsheng gets strong IPO orders from funds

    Posted Nov 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... investment funds from that region committing an aggregate of more than US$1 billion in subscriptions. The source added that mainland investors included the sovereign wealth fund China Investment ...

  9. CDB moves closer to full commercial bank status

    Posted Dec 17th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... of the country's US$200 billion sovereign wealth fund, has 300 billion yuan (HK$339.75 billion) in registered capital, according to a statement by the bank. However, CDB has not been given the right ... of sovereign rating will increase CDB's costs for fund-raising after 2010, particularly if the restriction on savings is still in place,' said Mr Guo. But BNP Paribas analyst Dorris Chen said ...

  10. CIC recovers US$5.3b frozen in global crisis

    Posted Sep 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing China Investment Corp said yesterday it has recovered its total investment in the US money market after the nation's US$300 billion sovereign wealth fund was hit ... of the Primary Fund reported by some media recently was not true,' said CIC. The rare clarification underscores the pressure the sovereign wealth fund is being placed under after aggressively ...




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