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

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Financials, Performance

Following major losses, Norway sovereign wealth fund hits “infinity” pares exposure to Greek debt

Posted on 15 June 2011

Back in September 2010, Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the second largest in the world, decided to be contrarian for contrarianness’ sake, and announced it had “stocked up on Greek debt, as well as bonds of Spain, Italy and Portugal.
Finance Minister Sigbjoern Johnsen says he backs the strategy, which contributed to a 3.4 percent loss on European fixed income in the second quarter, compared with gains on bonds in Asia and the Americas.” The explanation was one that not even the high priests of obfuscation and lies back in the US, which only invest in “maturity” could come up:………………………………………Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 15271 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