06.05.2011 - Sovereign wealth funds: Increasing their sphere of influence
As Sovereign Wealth Funds' global assets continue to surge, so does their influence. Following the financial crisis, many are reviewing asset allocation and investment policies, which are keenly watched by the broader market. Driven by a growing focus on yield and risk management, leveraging their ability to benefit from illiquidity is increasingly popular. SWFs aggregate assets currently total nearly $4trn, an 11% increase on 2010 (30% since 2008), according to Preqin, a leading alternatives intelligence source..............................................Full Article: Source
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