Thu, Nov 27, 2014
A A A
Welcome sandeep.kottawar@wns.com
RSS

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Investment, Reserve Currencies

China invests $500 mln in Blackstone fund

Posted on 27 July 2012

China’s currency-reserves manager has committed $500 million to a real-estate private-equity fund managed by Blackstone Group LP, according to people familiar with the matter, as China seeks to diversify its mammoth foreign-exchange holdings into higher-yielding assets.
The State Administration of Foreign Exchange, an arm of China’s central bank that oversees the country’s $3.2 trillion in foreign-exchange reserves, has been increasingly looking for investments in private equity as a way to enhance returns on the reserves. China boasts the world’s largest currency reserves, much of which have been parked in ultra-low-yielding assets such as U.S. government bonds………………………………………..Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 15264 posts on Opalesque Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
November 2014
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930