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November 2012 Update on Quarterly SWF Direct Transactions

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Direct sovereign wealth fund transactions continue to hold steady through quarter 2 of 2012. Major direct SWF transactions from 2007 to 2010 with regards to large-scale bank investments have skewed the growth trend. Infrastructure and real estate sectors have greatly carried direct SWF investments in 2012. Q4 2012 is left out in this graph.

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Total Direct SWF Investment Activity by Quarter

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Russia-Japan Investment Fund to Back Wood Pellet Production in Russia

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The Russian Far East has a lot of timber, and for that wood pellets is a source of biofuel. A while back, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) formed the Russia-Japan Investment Fund (RJIF) with the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC). RDIF and JBICIG Partners as part of RJIF, together with RFP Group and Japan’s Prospect Co., Ltd. have agreed to collaborate and consider potential investments in Russia’s biofuel industry. JBICIG Partners is a subsidiary of the Japan Bank for International Cooperation.

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RDIF Lures Asian Investors Toward Russian Surgical Robot Project

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The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) is partnering with a number of unnamed Asian co-investors to allocate capital toward a project to create and manufacture Russian surgical robots. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Oman Infrastructure Investment Fund Near Creation

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The Oman State General Reserve Fund is nearing the formation of the Oman Infrastructure Investment Fund. This fund will raise capital from third-party investors to invest in Oman’s infrastructure and in certain areas of technology.

The fund will also invest in areas of technology in healthcare, specifically in medical equipment. The fund will also explore investing in blockchain technologies.

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