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How Asset Owners Can Achieve Greatness

Global asset owners, such as the CPPIBs and ADIAs of the world, have increasingly built up their internal resources, while allocating more capital toward illiquid assets. Sovereign funds and other massive pensions often use their balance sheet as tools to generate outsized returns by harvesting the illiquidity premium. However, questions loom: How can asset owners […]

Strategic Development: Angola Sovereign Wealth Fund Building Hospitality School

Fundo Soberano de Angola (FSDEA) has begun construction on Academia de Gestão da Hospitalidade Angolana, a new hospitality school. The school will be located in the Angola province of Benguela which borders the Atlantic coast. The FSDEA is a strategic development sovereign wealth fund (SDSWF), that is embarking on local investment projects to boost returns, […]

Big News Week for Sovereign Wealth Funds – The Good, the Interesting, the Ugly

This article is written by Vince Berretta – The Liaison Report and his opinions are his own and not of the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute. Where have sovereign wealth funds been my whole life?  Apparently moving markets.  Every time they make an investment or decide to abandon a manager, they make headlines.  And as their […]

The 5th Annual Global Alpha Forum – September 10-11, 2013

>> This is a promotional guest post >> The 5th Annual Global Alpha Forum, taking place September 10-11 at the New York Athletic Club, is designed by investors, for investors, to assist in their search for global alpha. Created in 2007, the Forum strives to cover topics and showcase strategies that are vital to investors. […]