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SWFI First Read, July 21, 2017

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GIC Puts Bluewater Shopping Centre Stake for Sale

Singapore’s GIC Private Limited has put its stake in the Bluewater Shopping Centre on the market. GIC has a 17.5% ownership stake in the Kent property. GIC is asking for more than £400 million. GIC hired Knight Frank to manage the sales process. The main owner of Bluewater is LendLease, which is in the midst of closing down its £900 million fund called LendLease Retail LP.

WIN: APFC Survives Layoffs from Budget Battle and Reaches $60 Billion in Assets

The Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC) has reached a milestone, getting up to US$ 60 billion in assets.

CalSTRS Posts 13.4% Return for FY 2016-2017, Hedge Funds Lag

The California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) generated a 13.4% return for fiscal year 2016-2017. The pension investor has US$ 208.7 billion in assets as of June 30, 2017. The global public equity asset class posted 19.6% in annual return, while its hedge fund linked asset class called risk mitigation strategies generated -8.9% in returns.

Mubadala Inks MoU with Nexen Tire

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Ping An Good Doctor Lures Big Public Asset Owners

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Ping An Good Doctor, formerly known as Ping An HealthCare and Technology Company, is a Chinese online healthcare platform that is part of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company. This unit is planning to be offered in a Hong Kong initial public offering that could raise as much as 8.8 billion HKD in shares at 50.80 or 54.80 HKD per share.[ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Temasek and Schneider Electric Eye L&T Electrical Unit

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Singapore’s Temasek Holdings and France-based Schneider Electric are in talks to acquire Larsen & Tourbo’s electrical and automation business. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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CalPERS Allocates $1 Billion Internally to a Global ESG Strategy

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In February 2018, the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) allocated US$ 1 billion to an internally-managed QSI Global ESG strategy. The internally-managed strategy was developed by New York-based QS Investors, LLC, a subsidiary of Legg Mason. CalPERS entered into a 5-year contract with QS Investors, with a possible spend of over US$ 1 million per annum.

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