Investment Corporation of Dubai

United Arab Emirates – Dubai US$ 70 Billion Origin: Oil

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Established: 2006
Transparency Rating: 5
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Firm Investment Style: Corporation
Entity Structure: Portfolio

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Key Executives and People

Main Office

Address Dubai International Financial Center
DIFC – Gate Village 7, 6th Floor
United Arab Emirates
P.O. Box 333888
Tel: +971 4 707 1333
Fax: +971 4 707 1444


The Investment Corporation of Dubai is governed by a board of directors.

Investment Corporation of Dubai


In the Emirate of Dubai of the United Arab Emirates, the sovereign wealth fund, is broken into several operating investment companies. It was formed in May 2006, with the transfer of the government’s portfolio of investments from The Department of Finance’s Investment Division.

Background on Investment Corporation of Dubai

Similar to Abu Dhabi’s strategy, Dubai developed plans to diversify their reliance on oil exports through creating sovereign wealth vehicles. One of its goals is to help better manage Dubai’s state-owned enterprises.

Created in May 2006, the Investment Corporation of Dubai is under a mandate to consolidate and manage the Government of Dubai’s portfolio of commercial companies and investments; and provide strategic oversight to the portfolio.

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Source: UAE Government – Billions USD, Annual Series


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