19.05.2010 - Qatar leads the way as ‘sovereign funds make comeback’
From Gulf-times.com: Sovereign wealth funds picked up their pace of spending in the second half of 2009 after an extended period of retrenchment during the global financial crisis, a recent study said. The last two quarters of 2009 accounted for 85% of what the funds publicly invested during the year, the study said. The largest spender last year was the Qatar Investment Authority, which invested more than $32bn in 14 publicly reported transactions, according to the study conducted by Monitor Group, a consultancy in Cambridge, Massachussetts, and Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, a research institution based in Milan, Italy..........................................Full Article: Source
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