Mon, Jun 27, 2022
A A A
Welcome mteam
RSS

Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - Categorized | Trends

It’s (Still) Good to be Norway

Posted on 23 September 2016

The country created a government-run pension fund in the 70s and began investing profits abroad in 1990. Today, according to The Economist, “No sovereign-wealth fund is bigger. It owns more than 2% of all listed shares in Europe and over 1% globally. Its largest holdings are in Alphabet, Apple, Microsoft and Nestlé, among 9,000-odd firms in 78 countries.”
With the decline in oil prices, however, making solid investments becomes more crucial. And even with the canniest managers, the fund may not be the envy of the world forever. It may be impossible for democracies to sustain a rich wealth fund, the Economist points out. Too many people have a say in where they funds are invested and many of them put ideology over high returns………………………………………Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 19873 posts on Opalesque Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
June 2022
M T W T F S S
« Nov    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930