08.08.2016 - Inside Ireland’s €8 billion Strategic Investment Fund
Abrakebabra; Lily O’Brien’s. The AA. Carrolls Cuisine. House building. Student accommodation. Office blocks. Loans to milk farmers. Life-changing drug treatments and technology R&D. Is there any part of the economy that the state-backed Irish Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF) doesn’t touch? At €8 billion, it may not be one of the world’s biggest sovereign wealth funds, but in a country the size of Ireland’s it is huge. It is so big that it has to be careful that any money it places in a fund doesn’t cause distortions across the whole economy...............................................Full Article: Source
Print