Central Banking | 10 Mar 2009
Sven Behrendt, an associate scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, presents a blueprint for a 12-point action plan on how the International Working Group of Sovereign Wealth Funds could move forward with the industry code of conduct devised in Santiago last year
Central Banking | 22 Oct 2008
Charles Proctor, a partner at Bird & Bird, a law firm, assesses the International Working Group of Sovereign Wealth Funds' newly-published Santiago Principles.
Central Banking | 14 Mar 2008
The EU Commission's proposal for sovereign wealth fund policies are to be welcomed, says Norbert Walter, the chief economist of Deutsche Bank Group. And it is in the interests of the funds themselves to support this course.
Central Banking | 03 Jan 2008
In the wake of the credit crunch banks' capital cushions have deflated dangerously. And, in response, some have turned to one group of investors untouched by subprime credit or by mark-to-market reporting requirements: sovereign wealth funds (SWFs). Avinash Persaud, the chairman of Intelligence Capital Limited, a financial advisory firm, co-chair of the OECD Emerging Market Network and Emeritus Professor of Gresham College, asks is this a good, or a worrying development?
Central Banking | 15 Oct 2007
Western governments must accept the rise of sovereign wealth funds as a further sign of a shift in the world economy, according to Gerard Lyons, the chief economist at Standard Chartered, a bank.
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