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 →