21.05.2009 - Annual report on sovereign wealth funds
Monitor Group, one of the world’s leading advisory and consulting firms, and Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, a leading international research center, based in Milan, Italy, today released Weathering the Storm: Sovereign Wealth Funds in the Global Economic Crisis of 2008, a new annual report analyzing the effects of the global economic crisis on the behaviors and financial transactions of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs). “Despite the dramatic role that SWFs have played in the international economy, there is a great deal of misunderstanding surrounding them,” said William Miracky, a senior partner at Monitor Group. “This report shows that SWFs still remained important sources of liquidity and economic investment, even as they substantially revised their investment strategies during the economic crisis.”......Full Press Release: Source