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Sovereign Wealth Funds control over $7 trillion worth of assets and have become a significant feature of the global economic landscape. In this short revision video we identify countries with sovereign wealth funds and some of the investments they have been making.
Report on sovereign wealth funds: "The credit crunch has had its villians - but also its white knights...but some wonder whether the money comes with strings attached." (Newsnight, BBC2, 20/02/08) http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/newsnight/
The wealth of Norway's oil and gas industry has been invested into what is now the world's largest sovereign wealth funds. Charlotte Dubenskij looks at how the fund operates and its future. TRT World’s business programme looks at the financial news that affects ordinary people. Matthew Moore presents ‘Money Talks’ from TRT World’s studios in Istanbul. From Wall Street to Main Street ‘Money Talks’ helps the 99% navigate their changing financial world.
Norway, the world's happiest country, now has a new reason to be cheerful - it is now also the richest nation on earth. The value of the Scandinavian country's sovereign wealth fund has reached an unprecedented $1 trillion after outperforming all initial expectations. Known locally as the "oil fund", it was established over 20 years ago in order to invest long term revenue from oil extraction and set aside money for future generations. Measured in US dollars, the fund's value has increased du… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2017/09/19/norways-sovereign-wealth-fund-reaches-dollar-1-trillion What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www....
On March 1, 2011, Andrew Ang, Ann F. Kaplan Professor of Business and chair of the Finance and Economics Division at Columbia Business School, presented Sovereign Wealth Funds. The presentation was part of the Program for Financial Studies' No Free Lunch Seminar Series. The March 1 event was focused on Current Research about Asset Pricing. The Program for Financial Studies' No Free Lunch Seminar Series provides broader community access to Columbia Business School faculty research. At each seminar, attended by invited MBA and PhD students, faculty members introduce their current research within an informal lunch setting. Learn more at http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/financialstudies
Khaldoon Mubarak, CEO of the UAE's Mubadala, talks investing in technology, adding that, "We are a sovereign fund that looks at a 10-year, 15, 20-year return." Subscribe to CNBC Life: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Subscribe to CNBC International: http://cnb.cx/2gft82z Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/cnbci
Christopher Balding, Professor at the Peking University HSBC Business School, presented at ESADE Madrid his latest book, Sovereign Wealth Funds: the New Intersection of Money and Politics, in which the author examines the challenges that confront sovereign wealth funds and the states that found them. During the lecture, which is part of the series of events organised by ESADEgeo, Balding spoke about the different case studies that his book compiles, as well as its analysis of their historical, economic and financial framework. With this work Balding seeks to develop a deeper knowledge about sovereign investment funds, beginning with their history: the evolution from being small stabilisation funds to becoming the principal institutional investors. More information: ESADEgeo - http://esade...
Sovereign Wealth Funds are being seen as a possible answer to solving South Africa's financial and economic problems. A sovereign wealth fund consists of pools of money derived from a country's reserves, set aside for investment purposes to benefit its economy and citizens. These funds act as overseas investment and savings vehicles which may affect exchange rates, inflation and economic growth. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news
A sovereign wealth fund (SWF) is a state-owned investment fund investing in real and financial assets such as stocks, bonds, real estate, precious metals, or in alternative investments such as private equity fund or hedge funds. Sovereign wealth funds invest globally. Most SWFs are funded by revenues from commodity exports or from foreign-exchange reserves held by the central bank. No fund is bigger than the than Norwegian “Pension Fund Global” worth $882 billion, more than double national GDP. It owns more than 2% of all listed shares in Europe and over 1% globally. visit: http://www.b2bwhiteboard.com/resources
Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe The chairman of the national sovereign wealth fund, talks about the economic decade ahead for his country. At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people and events that affect people's lives. We bring topics to light that often go under-reported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, our viewers trust Al Jazeera English to keep them informed, inspired, and entertained. Our impartial, fact-based reporting wins worldwide praise and respect. It is our unique brand of journalism that the world has come to rely on. We are reshaping global media and constantly working to strengthen our reputation as one of the world's most respect...
Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about his home country of Norway and the Norway Sovereign Wealth Fund. As the Sovereign Wealth Fund continues to bleed cash, there's a massive bubble burst on the horizon. The global equities bubble is absolutely unsustainable. So far this year, fund grew their $1 trillion in AUM by another 3.2%, or a mere $32 billion, in Q3 2017 alone. Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund owns more the 1% of all global companies/corporations. As CEO Yngve Slyngstad says, “60 to 70 percent in equities, imagine it was 60 to 80 or 90 percent, the whole thing is that this fund is actually to a large extent now a public equity fund. We don’t think about this as two separate asset classes that have their distinct dynamics, the real risk of the fund...
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► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Norway is an oil and gas superpower, with the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund. Martin Sandbu speaks with its finance minister, Siv Jensen, about the oil and gas market, energy security and fringe parties gaining power in Europe. ► FT World News: http://bit.ly/1Exp0iJ ► FT Global Economy: http://bit.ly/1J5mmqH ► FirstFT - EU Accuses Google, Norwegian Oil Investment: http://bit.ly/1BlzWFB
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Four financial experts discuss the geopolitical implications of sovereign wealth funds purchasing stakes of companies in the United States and elsewhere. Speakers: Stuart E. Eizenstat, Partner and Head of International Trade Practice, Covington and Burling LLP, Former Deputy Secretary Of The Treasury Mohamed El-Erian, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Pimco Simon Johnson, Economic Counselor and Director of the Research Department, International Monetary Fund Daniel K. Tarullo, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center Presider: Alan Murray, Executive Editor, Online, Wall Street Journal
A quarter of a century since gaining independence, the Central Asian country of Kazakhstan is using up its sovereign wealth fund as it struggles, like other petro-states, with sharply lower oil prices. Subscribe to the WSJ channel here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Follow WSJ on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wsjvideo Follow WSJ on Google+: https://plus.google.com/+wsj/posts Follow WSJ on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJvideo Follow WSJ on Instagram: http://instagram.com/wsj Follow WSJ on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/wsj/
In this episode of In Focus, we tackle sovereign wealth funds with with Mr. Knut Kjaer, the founding CEO of Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), in-charge of managing Norway’s sovereign wealth fund and foreign exchange reserves. He discusses about the importance of sovereign wealth funds to countries in Africa and the world with rich natural resources who share a vision of saving and investing in future generations. Mr. Kjaer is co-founding partner and Chairman of Trient Asset Management in Oslo. Prior to establishing Trient, Mr. Kjaer was President of RiskMetrics Group in New York, with direct responsibility for the firm’s global risk management and corporate governance advisory businesses. In 1998, Mr. Kjaer became founding Chief Executive Officer of NBIM, which was established b...
Khaldoon Mubarak, CEO of Mubadala, discusses where he expects investments in Saudi Arabia to yield returns. Subscribe to CNBC Life: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Subscribe to CNBC International: http://cnb.cx/2gft82z Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/cnbci
The Government Pension Fund Global (the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund), one of the world’s largest funds. Learn about its history, objective and management. The fund is saving for the future generations in Norway. A New, updatet version of this film was made in 2017: https://youtu.be/JXWrZb6cCbw
The Turkish government is transferring some of its biggest state-owned companies to a new sovereign wealth fund. The fund was launched late last year and it's already worth tens of billions of dollars. Here's a look at what the government plans to do with it. Interview with Taha Arvas, economist. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7fWeaHhqgM4Ry-RMpM2YYw?sub_confirmation=1 Livestream: http://www.youtube.com/c/trtworld/live Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TRTWorld Twitter: https://twitter.com/TRTWorld Visit our website: http://www.trtworld.com/
What is SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND? What does SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND mean? SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND meaning - SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND definition - SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND explanation. Source: Wikipedia.org article, adapted under https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ license. A sovereign wealth fund (SWF) is a state-owned investment fund investing in real and financial assets such as stocks, bonds, real estate, precious metals, or in alternative investments such as private equity fund or hedge funds. Sovereign wealth funds invest globally. Most SWFs are funded by revenues from commodity exports or from foreign-exchange reserves held by the central bank. By historic convention, the United States' Social Security Trust Fund, with $2.8 trillion of assets in 2014, is not considered a sovereign w...
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