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Country Sovereign Wealth Fund Name Assets $Billion Inception Origin Linaburg-Maduell Transparency Index
Norway Government Pension Fund – Global $893 1990 Oil 10
UAE – Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Investment Authority $773 1976 Oil 5
Saudi Arabia SAMA Foreign Holdings $757.2 n/a Oil 4
China China Investment Corporation $652.7 2007 Non-Commodity 7
China SAFE Investment Company $567.9** 1997 Non-Commodity 4
Kuwait Kuwait Investment Authority $410 1953 Oil 6
China – Hong Kong Hong Kong Monetary Authority Investment Portfolio $400.2 1993 Non-Commodity 8
Singapore Government of Singapore Investment Corporation $320 1981 Non-Commodity 6
China National Social Security Fund $201.6 2000 Non-Commodity 5
Singapore Temasek Holdings $177 1974 Non-Commodity 10
Qatar Qatar Investment Authority $170 2005 Oil & Gas 5
Australia Australian Future Fund $95 2006 Non-Commodity 10
UAE – Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Investment Council $90 2007 Oil n/a
Russia National Welfare Fund $88 2008 Oil 5
Russia Reserve Fund $86.4 2008 Oil 5
Kazakhstan Samruk-Kazyna JSC $77.5 2008 Non-Commodity n/a
Algeria Revenue Regulation Fund $77.2 2000 Oil & Gas 1
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan National Fund $77 2000 Oil 2
South Korea Korea Investment Corporation $72 2005 Non-Commodity 9
UAE – Dubai Investment Corporation of Dubai $70 2006 Oil 5
UAE – Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Investment Company $68.4 1984 Oil 9
Libya Libyan Investment Authority $66 2006 Oil 1
Iran National Development Fund of Iran $62 2011 Oil & Gas 5
UAE – Abu Dhabi Mubadala Development Company $60.9 2002 Oil 10
US – Alaska Alaska Permanent Fund $51.7 1976 Oil 10
Malaysia Khazanah Nasional $40.5 1993 Non-Commodity 5
Brunei Brunei Investment Agency $40 1983 Oil 1
US – Texas Texas Permanent School Fund $37.7 1854 Oil & Other 9
Azerbaijan State Oil Fund $37.3 1999 Oil 10
Ireland National Pensions Reserve Fund $27.4 2001 Non-Commodity 10
France Strategic Investment Fund $25.5 2008 Non-Commodity 9
New Zealand New Zealand Superannuation Fund $21.8 2003 Non-Commodity 10
US – New Mexico New Mexico State Investment Council $19.8 1958 Oil & Gas 9
Iraq Development Fund for Iraq $18 2003 Oil n/a
Canada Alberta’s Heritage Fund $17.5 1976 Oil 9
US – Texas Permanent University Fund $17.2 1876 Oil & Gas n/a
East Timor Timor-Leste Petroleum Fund $16.6 2005 Oil & Gas 8
Chile Social and Economic Stabilization Fund $15.2 2007 Copper 10
UAE – Federal Emirates Investment Authority $15 2007 Oil 3
Russia Russian Direct Investment Fund $13 2011 Non-Commodity n/a
Oman State General Reserve Fund $13 1980 Oil & Gas 4
Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company $10.5 2006 Non-Commodity 9
Peru Fiscal Stabilization Fund $7.1 1999 Non-Commodity n/a
Chile Pension Reserve Fund $7.0 2006 Copper 10
Botswana Pula Fund $6.9 1994 Diamonds & Minerals 6
Mexico Oil Revenues Stabilization Fund of Mexico $6.0 2000 Oil 4
Oman Oman Investment Fund $6.0 2006 Oil 4
Italy Italian Strategic Fund $6.0 2011 Non-Commodity n/a
US – Wyoming Permanent Wyoming Mineral Trust Fund $5.6 1974 Minerals 9
Trinidad & Tobago Heritage and Stabilization Fund $5.5 2000 Oil 8
Brazil Sovereign Fund of Brazil $5.3 2008 Non-Commodity 9
Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund $5.3 2008 Oil 4
China China-Africa Development Fund $5.0 2007 Non-Commodity 5
Angola Fundo Soberano de Angola $5.0 2012 Oil n/a
US – Alabama Alabama Trust Fund $2.5 1985 Oil & Gas 9
US – North Dakota North Dakota Legacy Fund $2.2 2011 Oil & Gas n/a
Kazakhstan National Investment Corporation $2 2012 Oil n/a
Nigeria Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority $1.4 2012 Oil 9
Panama Fondo de Ahorro de Panamá $1.2 2012 Non-Commodity n/a
UAE – Ras Al Khaimah RAK Investment Authority $1.2 2005 Oil 3
US – Louisiana Louisiana Education Quality Trust Fund $1.1 1986 Oil & Gas n/a
Senegal Senegal FONSIS $1 2012 Non-Commodity n/a
Palestine Palestine Investment Fund $0.8 2003 Non-Commodity n/a
Venezuela FEM $0.8 1998 Oil 1
Kiribati Revenue Equalization Reserve Fund $0.6 1956 Phosphates 1
Vietnam State Capital Investment Corporation $0.5 2006 Non-Commodity 4
Gabon Gabon Sovereign Wealth Fund $0.4 1998 Oil n/a
Ghana Ghana Petroleum Funds $0.45 2011 Oil n/a
Indonesia Government Investment Unit $0.3 2006 Non-Commodity n/a
Mauritania National Fund for Hydrocarbon Reserves $0.3 2006 Oil & Gas 1
Australia Western Australian Future Fund $0.3 2012 Minerals n/a
Mongolia Fiscal Stability Fund $0.3 2011 Minerals n/a
Equatorial Guinea Fund for Future Generations $0.08 2002 Oil n/a
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea Sovereign Wealth Fund n/a 2011 Gas n/a
Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Stabilization Fund n/a 2008 Oil & Gas n/a
Total Oil & Gas Related $4,073.1
Total Other $2,765.7
TOTAL $6,838.8

**This number is a best guess estimation.
Source: Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute
***All figures quoted are from official sources, or, where the institutions concerned do not issue statistics of their assets, from other publicly available sources. Some of these figures are best estimates as market values change day to day. Total figures are rounded to the nearest tenth.
Updated October 2014

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Recent Sovereign Wealth Fund Market Size by Quarter

Sep2007 Dec2007 Mar2008 Jun2008 Sep2008 Dec2008 Mar2009 Jun2009 Sep2009 Dec2009 Mar2010
3,265 3,259 3,427 3,916 4,061 4,149 3,758 3,801 3,924 4,032 4,062
Jun2010 Sep2010 Dec2010 Mar2011 Jun2011 Sep2011 Dec2011 Mar2012 Jun2012 Sep2012 Dec2012
4,119 4,166 4,418 4,563 4,743 4,859 4,842 5,007 5,031 5,147 5,198
Mar2013 Jun2013 Sep2013 Dec2013 Mar2014 Jun2014 Sep2014
5,402 5,489 5,999 6,106 6,357 6,609 6,831

**The above data has been pulled on specific dates. Market size reflects official disclosure, fund creation, investment activity, capital injections, and other variables.

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Dated October 2014

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