The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (Adia), in particular, is likely to deepen its reach, having already boosted its A-share holdings in the first half of the year.
Global SWF’s first-half report revealed very strong deal-making activity by state investors, along with shifting investment habits and a rising interest in in-house start-ups.
Last month $2.56 billion in QFII quota was handed out, with almost half going to sovereign funds from Abu Dhabi and Kuwait. More RQFII quota was also awarded.
The sovereign wealth fund is following regional peers in seeking to invest directly into China, reflecting growing links between the two regions.
Four sovereign wealth funds held direct talks in Moscow over their participation in a government-backed Russia investment fund, AsianInvestor has learned.