09.10.2008 - Keeping markets open for SWF investment
From Market Watch: With trillions of dollars in assets, sovereign wealth funds are expected to play an increasingly important role in the global economy. As governments confront the current financial crisis, how can we ensure that major markets remain open to this potentially critical source of investment? This lunchtime discussion, organized by the United States Council for International Business and several other leadings business groups, will explore recent developments in the debate over open markets and sovereign wealth funds. Presentations will examine the International Working Group's recent Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for sovereign wealth funds as well as implementation of the OECD's recommendations for keeping markets open to SWF investment..... Full Article: Source