The sovereign wealth fund's sale of a Malaysian hospital to another of its portfolio companies marks the latest in an ongoing set of healthcare asset divestments.
Alaska Permanent Fund is gearing up to trade Chinese debt after including it in its index this year, and would like to find more Asian fund managers for its absolute return portfolio.
The state fund is raising its allocation to Asia, above all through private equity, says CIO Marcus Frampton, in the first of a two-part series on its rising focus on assets in the region.
Sovereign wealth funds in Asia and the world are more cautious about private assets and looking to target their holdings more carefully, according to the IFSWF.
A solid track record and an international profile are among the factors named for David Park, the preferred prospect to lead investments at South Korea’s sovereign wealth fund.
Alternatives allocation is surging among asset owners, but this focus is causing several red flags. CIOs say the risk can be mitigated by investing in both public and private markets.