Wed, Sep 2, 2015
A A A
Welcome asarmad
RSS

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Fund Management/Administration, Market

SWFs under threat from tumbling crude

Posted on 30 October 2008

From Contrarianprofits.com: The plummeting price of oil could cause another source of capital to dry up: the Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) of the Persian Gulf. This could be another blow for global credit markets.

These oil-rich funds fueled with petrodollars invested trillions over the past few years, notably with high-profile infusions of billions in CitiGroup, Carlyle Group, Merrill Lynch and the Nasdaq Stock Market. Now with oil down more than 50% from near $150 a barrel in July, the Persian Gulf is beginning to suffer from its own credit squeeze…… Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 16984 posts on Opalesque Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
September 2015
M T W T F S S
« Aug    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930