sovereign wealth funds


Abu Dhabi wealth fund agrees investment in Pension Insurance Corp.

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), a sovereign wealth investment fund owned by the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and tasked with investing funds on behalf of the Government of the Emirate, has been confirmed as investing in a significant chunk of pension risk transfer specialists Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC).As we read the full article →

Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund to take 50% of Ariel Re: Reports

Reports this morning state that the Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund, the Abu Dhabi Investment Council, will take 50% of Bermudian reinsurance company Ariel Re in a deal alongside Grupo BTG Pactual, Brazil's only public investment bank.Bloomberg reports that the sovereign wealth fund of Abu Dhabi, which is a shareholder read the full article →

Sovereign wealth funds look to alternatives, ILS expected to feature

The risk appetite of sovereign wealth fund investors is rising, according to a recent survey, with the expected result being a continued increase in allocations to alternative asset classes including insurance and reinsurance linked investments.A report from Invesco shows that in 2013 sovereign wealth investors ploughed more money into alternative read the full article →