SWF round-up

The march of sovereign wealth funds on Western financial institutions continued this week with the announcement the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) will buy a stake in Credit Suisse, a Swiss bank.

Recent days have also seen persistent rumors that a number of countries with large foreign reserve holdings, who have yet to establish formal wealth funds, are looking to do so in the near future.

Here is a summary of the latest sovereign wealth fund news:

The QIA's move on Credit Suisse bucked the

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