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Singapore’s GIC Invests in 1.2 Billion IFC Global Infrastructure Fund

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trees_sovereign_wealthGIC Private Limited, one of Singapore’s sovereign wealth funds, became an anchor investor in IFC Global Infrastructure Fund, LP. IFC Asset Management Company, LLC, wholly-owned by the International Finance Corporation, raised US$ 1.2 billion for their infrastructure equity fund. IFC has been raising capital for this fund for months.

IFC Global Infrastructure Fund, LP received commitments from 11 investors, including sovereign wealth funds and public pensions. The IFC has had success in raising capital to fund private equity infrastructure investments in developing countries. The fund will be managed by a team based in Washington, D.C. and Singapore.

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Follow the Money – Episode 45

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This longer-than-normal episode covers a wide range of issues including such as sovereign wealth funds, bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, Indian real estate, ESG, investment exclusions, central banking and more.

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The views in this media are expressed by Michael Maduell and other participants and are not reflective of the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute (SWFI).

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CalPERS Board Elects Priya Mathur as Board President

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The board of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) elected Priya Mathur as board president. The current president Rob Feckner was named vice president of the board. Feckner previously served as board president and vice president.

Priya Mathur is serving her fourth term on the CalPERS Board of Administration. Mathur is a principal financial analyst for Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART). Mathur represents public employees on the CalPERS Board, which she joined in 2002. She currently serves on four committees: Governance, Investment, Pension & Health Benefits, and Risk & Audit. She chairs the Pension & Health Benefits Committee and is vice chair of the Governance Committee.

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Oman SGRF Contemplates $1 Billion Infrastructure Fund

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Oman’s State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) is in discussions on forming a US$ 1 billion infrastructure fund. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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