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One day they buy stakes in Porsche and Volkswagen and the next day in the Poland shipping industry. That's how Qatar investors deal in Europe these days. It started back in May when Poland announced that they had sold two shipyards, Szczecin and Gdynia, to the Qatari investment bank, QInvest, for $123 million ...
. Sovereign wealth funds invest globally. Some of them have grabbed attention making bad investments in several Wall Street financial firms including Citigroup , Morgan Stanley , and Merrill Lynch . These firms needed a cash infusion due to losses resulting from mismanagement and the subprime mortgage crisis . Some ...
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Qatar's $40 billion investment fund may buy as much as 10 percent ...

Qatar's $40 billion investment fund may buy as much as 10 percent of European Aeronautic Defense & Space, Europe's largest aerospace company, to diversify the emirate's holdings, the fund's chief executive said.

The state-owned Qatar Investment Authority is in talks with EADS, the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research

Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute™ - Qatar Investment Authority
The Qatar Investmetn Authority was founded by Qatar to strengthen the country’s economy by diversifying into new asset classes. Qatar is one of the largest exporters of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) thus giving them a commodity surplus of wealth. The Qatar Investment Authority is a sovereign wealth fund that ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute - Kuwait Investment Authority
The Kuwait Investment Authority is the parent organization of the Kuwait Investment Office, which was initially established as the Kuwait Investment Board. The KIA invests in the Local, Arab and International Markets with its main office located in Kuwait City and a branch office in London, UK. The Kuwait ...
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20 September 2007 STATEMENT BY THE QATAR INVESTMENT AUTHORITY ...
Sep 20, 2007 ... Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) today announces that its wholly-owned ... Qatar Investment Authority was originally founded by the State of ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Publication pursuant to Article 26, Section 1 ...
Aug 21, 2009 ... of Qatar, acting by and through the Qatar Investment Authority, Doha, ... (i) Qatar Investment Authority, Doha, Qatar; ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Qatar investment focus shifting home from abroad
Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), the country's sovereign wealth fund, has stakes in Credit. Suisse Group (CSGN.VX) and British bank Barclays (BARC.L). ...
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