Mon, Sep 1, 2014
A A A
Welcome sandeep.kottawar@wns.com
RSS

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Market, People

China fund manager asked Geithner for favor in Morgan Stanley deal

Posted on 18 February 2011

From Barrons.com: The head of China’s sovereign wealth fund in mid-2009 asked U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to press the Federal Reserve to speed approval of the fund’s $1.2 billion investment in Morgan Stanley, according to Reuters.
Based on cables by diplomats supplied by WikiLeaks, the news agency also notes that China at one point shifted its U.S. Treasury holdings away from longer-term notes which impacted borrowing costs in the U.S. But officials here weren’t concerned that leaders in Beijing would stop entirely buying U.S. debt, according to the report……………………………………….Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 14649 posts on Opalesque Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

September 2014
M T W T F S S
« Aug    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930