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SWFI First Read, November 17, 2015

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ChemChina Approaches CIC for Financial Backing in Syngenta Proposed Acquisition

State-owned China National Chemical Corporation (ChemChina) reached out to the China Investment Corporation (CIC) for financial assistance regarding the attempted acquisition of Syngenta AG, a Swiss pesticide manufacturer.

Sankaty Advisors Buys 4 CLOs from Regiment Capital Advisors

Sankaty Advisors, the global credit affiliate of Bain Capital, and Boston-based Regiment Capital Advisors, inked a deal that Sankaty will be buying the management contracts for four portfolios of collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) totaling US$ 1.6 billion of assets from Regiment. The management contracts to be transferred are for Cavalry CLO II, Ltd., Cavalry CLO III, Ltd., Cavalry CLO IV, Ltd., and Cavalry CLO V, Ltd. Berkshire Capital Securities, WilmerHale and Dechert LLP are serving as advisors to Regiment. Ropes & Gray LLP is acting as legal advisor to Sankaty.

Oman India Joint Investment Fund Seeks to Raise Money for Fund II

The Oman India Joint Investment Fund is seeking to raise US$ 300 million for its second fund. The fund is backed by the State Bank of India and Oman’s State General Reserve Fund.

Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check LLP Files Class Action Against GNC Holdings

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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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