Emirates Investment Authority

United Arab Emirates US$ 15 Billion Origin: Oil

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Established: 2007
Transparency Rating: 3
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Firm Investment Style: Mixed
Entity Structure: Corporate
Pop Est.: 9.2 Million – 2012 Estimate
Wealth Per Capita Est.: US$ 1,630

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Main Office
Emirates Investment Authority
PO Box 3235, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 2 4190 000

Governance
The Emirates Investment Authority has a board of directors that reports to the Cabinet of the UAE Federal Government.

Emirates Investment Authority

Summary
It is a fund that is mandated to manage the sovereign wealth of the United Arab Emirates federal government.

The Emirates Investment Authority (EIA) is the sole entity responsible for the future stewardship of federal government stakes in over 30 corporations across the GCC, including Etisalat, Du, Gulf International Bank, United Arab Shipping Company and Gulf Investment Corporation.

Background
Established in November 2007 by Emiri decree, the Emirates Investment Authority is the first federal sovereign wealth fund for all seven states comprising the United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Quwain).

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