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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about SWFs, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved Asset MGRs in general as well as the activities of specific Asset MGRs and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo for subscribers (which are permanently maintained).

Asset MGR News
U.S. bond sentiment worst since disastrous '09   
(Thursday - January 15, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- St. Louis Post-Dispatch - âGlobally, there will be divergence in monetary policy and growth across a number of countries,â said Fisher, senior director at the îBlackRock Investmentî Institute and the...
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REG-Form 8.3 - International Consolidated Airlines Group, S.A.   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
- Reuters - KEY INFORMATION Name of person dealing (Note 1) îState Street Global Advisorsî & Affiliates Company dealt in International Consolidated Airlines Group, S.A. Class of relevant security to which the...
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G6 Hospitality Launches Enterprise-Wide Initiative To Support Recruitment, Hiring Of U.S. Veterans   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
- WSFA 12 - This initiative supports the pledge of îThe Blackstone Groupî to help veterans embark on successful careers after serving our country. "We recognize the unique skills and character traits that veterans can...
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ARINC Direct Sees Full Integration into Rockwell Collins, Looks to Synchronized Future   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Aviation Today - This marks the completion of the largest acquisition in Rockwell Collins history. The $1.4 billion decision to purchase ARINC from îthe Carlyle Groupî came in 2013 in face of growing opportunities in...
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US ETFs race past $2tn threshold   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
- Financial Times - âInvestors are not viewing ETFs simply as access vehicles, but [as] something that can play a much broader role in their portfolios,â says Dave Mazza, head of research for SPDR ETFs and SSgA Funds at...
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HSBC Buying Industrial, Energy Shares on China Growth Outlook   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
- Bloomberg - îHSBC Global Asset Managementî is stepping up bets on the Chinese economy, buying shares of industrial and energy companies that are most reliant on the nationâs growth outlook. Chinaâs low...
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BlackRock steals State State's ETF crown in Asia Pacific   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
- Financial News - BlackRock has usurped îState Street Global Advisorsî as the dominant exchange-traded fund provider in the Asia Pacific region, excluding Japan, knocking the latter off top spot for the first time in...
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Romarco Minerals Announces C$32 Million Private Placement   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- Gold Investing News - As quoted in the press release: The Private Placement is being executed with several of the Companyâs largest shareholders including funds under management by îBlackRock Investmentî...
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Outotec's Nomination Board's proposal for composition and remuneration of the Board of Directors   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
- GlobeNewswire - The composition of the Shareholders' Nomination Board preparing the proposal for AGM 2015 is the following: Kari A.J. Järvinen, Chairman (Solidium Oy) Harri Sailas (îIlmarinenî Mutual...
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Crustacean shells rival plastics for keeping food fresh - study - TRFN   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
- Reuters - "The îsustainabilityî aspect is attracting interest from consumers and thus manufacturers," Caba told the îThomson Reutersî Foundation. "But the economic aspect is still considered most relevant...
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Escorts Short Term Debt Fund -   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- Economic Times - Anuj Jain: Mr. Jain is a B.Com (H) from Hansraj College and MBA from Amity Business School.Prior to joining Escorts MF he has worked with Mata Securities and DSP îBlackRock Investmentî Managers....
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Island States Throw Off the Heavy Yoke of Fossil Fuels   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
- Thomson Reuters Foundation - Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of îThomson Reutersî Foundation. The Caribbean nation of St. Kitts and Nevis, on a quest to become the world's first...
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Andrew Cuomo retools administration with new appointments   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
- New York Daily News - Mulrow most recently was senior managing director at îthe Blackstone Groupî, the worldâs largest alternative asset manager. Cuomo also announced Mary Beth Labate will become his budget...
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Gold Caps Back-to-Back Yearly Losses for First Time Since 1998   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
- News Max - The metal fell Wednesday as the dollar gained, reducing the appeal for bullion as an alternative îassetî. Bullion closed down 1.5 percent ... While Societe Generale SA, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and...
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GLOBALES: European shares resume slide as energy stocks hurt by oil slump   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- Entorno Inteligente - The impact on countries that are net importers and the ones that are net exporters will be quite different," said Jean Boivin, deputy chief investment strategist at the îBlackRock Investmentî...
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Narendra Modi rally loses steam in Indian equities as foreigners sell   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
- Live Mint - âI am a bit nervous about the fact that the momentum of reforms is not continuing at the moment,â Andrew Holland, the Mumbai-based chief executive officer at Ambit îInvestmentî Advisors ... by...
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Salvors Work to Free Grounded MOL Express   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Market Watch - The vessel is currently on charter to MOL, is managed by Seaspan Corporation, and is owned by Greater China Intermodal Investments LLC, a joint-venture between the Seaspan Corporation, îthe Carlyle...
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Rajan Rate Cuts to Extend Best BRIC Rally in 2015: India Credit   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- Bloomberg - âWe are bullish on government bonds,â Dhawal Dalal, the Mumbai-based head of fixed income at DSP îBlackRock Investmentî Managers Pvt., the local venture of the worldâs largest money...
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Cuomo Names Bronxville's Mulrow Top Aide, Replacing White Plains' Schwartz   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
- Daily Voice Bronxville - Mulrow, 58, was the senior managing director in the Investor Relations and Business Development unit for îThe Blackstone Groupî, an alternative asset management firm. Mulrown has also been an...
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CSR plc Given Equal Weight Rating at Barclays   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Mideast Times - Barclays has also taken action a number of other stocks recently. The firm lowered its price target on shares of îThe Carlyle Groupî LP from $31.00 to $30.00. They have an equal weight rating on that...
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Suzlon Energy Ltd Future & Options Quote   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
- Economic Times - Suzlon Energy Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated December 29, 2014 titled "Suzlon receives the prestigious CII-ITC îSustainabilityî Award and the îThomson Reutersî India...
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The Oil Crash: Taking Advantage Of The Best Buying Opportunity Since The 2008 Financial Crisis   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
- Seeking Alpha - Stephen Schwarzman, the billionaire CEO of îthe Blackstone Groupî (NYSE:BX) called the recent oil stock plunge as being one of the best opportunities in many years. The reason this could be as big of a...
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BOJ Expected to Continue `Aggressive' Easing, Fan Says   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
- Businessweek - Jan. 14 -- Fan Cheuk Wan, the chief îinvestmentî officer for Asia Pacific at îCredit Suisse Groupî AG's private banking and wealth îmanagementî unit, talks about falling oil...
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Crustacean shells rival plastics for keeping food fresh: study   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
- Reuters - "The îsustainabilityî aspect is attracting interest from consumers and thus manufacturers," Caba told the îThomson Reutersî Foundation. "But the economic aspect is still considered most relevant...
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ARINC Direct Sees Full Integration into Rockwell Collins, Looks to Synchronized Future   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Aviation Today - This marks the completion of the largest acquisition in Rockwell Collins history. The $1.4 billion decision to purchase ARINC from îthe Carlyle Groupî came in 2013 in face of growing opportunities in...
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Greek Leftist: German Taxpayers Have Nothing To Fear From Syriza Government   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
- The Business Insider - and to live in dignity by restoring debt îsustainabilityî and finding a way out of recession through financing growth," he wrote. The Greek election has reignited investors' concerns that...
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Israel expects world community to oppose Palestinian efforts at UN, Netanyahu says   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : La Compagnie Benjamin de Rothschild
- Itogadol - The Republican Pence is the latest possible 2016 US presidential contender to visit Israel, following South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, who was here over the weekend; likely Republican hopeful...
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Santander Building Defences for `Cold Winter': Watt   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
- Businessweek - Jan. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Ewen Cameron Watt, chief investment strategist of the îBlackRock Investmentî Institute, says there is lack of demand for credit in Europe and Banco Santander SA is "building...
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Seaspan: MOL Express Vessel In Stable Condition - Quick Facts   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Realtime Business News - The vessel is currently on charter to MOL, is managed by Seaspan Corporation, and is owned by Greater China Intermodal Investments LLC, a joint-venture between the Seaspan Corporation, îthe Carlyle...
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Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women Canada National Committee to Address the International Film Festival on Crime and Punishment   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015)
- Yahoo Finance - Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women Canada National Committee will be attending the Istanbul International Crime and Punishment Film Festival. As...
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Sustainable Investment Firms Offer Guide to Fossil Fuel Investing   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Green Century Capital Management & Green Century Funds
- Social Funds - Along with 350.org, îGreen Centuryî Capital Management and Trillium Asset Management update a guide for investors who want to divest from fossil fuel companies and reallocate their assets to...
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The Evolving U.S. Economic Recovery: Insights from SSgA   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
- ETF Database - Recently, we talked with Michael Arone, chief investment strategist for îState Street Global Advisorsîâ US Intermediary Business ... The new beneficiary in todayâs îenvironmentî...
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Henderson scores 31 points, Hornets beat Raptors 103-95   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Missoulian - HELENA â A federal judge has denied a request from five Republican county central committees seeking a partial summary judgment or a prelimina⦠Judge: Carlyle 'calling the shots' with Mountain...
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DGAP-News: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft: GEA raises revenue expectations for fiscal 2014   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
- GlobeNewswire - The Company is listed in Germany's MDAX stock index (G1A, WKN 660 200). In addition, GEA is a constituent of one of the îMSCIî Global îSustainabilityî Indices. Further information is...
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Mutual Fund equity folio count surges by 8.4 lakh in Apr-Nov   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
- Zee News - The industry's focus on investor awareness seems to have contributed to further growth in terms of new investors coming in," îHSBC Global Asset Managementî India CEO Puneet Chaddha said. Quantum AMC CEO...
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HSBC Buying Industrial, Energy Shares on China Growth Outlook   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
- Economia e Finanza con Bloomberg - (Bloomberg) -- îHSBC Global Asset Managementî is stepping up bets on the Chinese economy, buying shares of industrial and energy companies that are most reliant on the nationâs...
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Credit Suisse Lifted to Neutral at Zacks (CS)   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
- wkrb13.com - îCredit Suisse Groupî AG is a Switzerland-based holding company engaged in private banking, îinvestmentî banking and îassetî îmanagementî areas. To get a free copy of...
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Managers wonder how customers will deal with pensions freedom   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Schroders
- Financial News - But many fund managers are still examining their options. îSchrodersî, a leading fund manager in the defined contribution pensions marketplace, with a partnership in place with pensions provider...
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Dilemma for yield-seeking fund managers   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Schroders
- Financial Times - Marcus Brookes, head of the multi-manager team at îSchrodersî, is another fund manager with high levels of cash in his funds because of worries about rate rises in 2015. âThe fact that rates...
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In challenge for Abe, Japan's savings rate turns negative   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
- Stars and Stripes - "Households are suffering from a decline in real income," said Hiromichi Shirakawa, an economist at îCredit Suisse Groupî who used to work at the ... an economist at Sumitomo Mitsui...
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"Eric Friedland reports that he has surrendered to Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. incentive stock options ..."   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Amundi
- AD HOC News - Dazu meldet hugingroup.com: Thomson Reuters will work with îAmundiî to streamline and simplify the exchange of required documentation with its financial counterparties via a secure, independent managed...
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Mutual Funds truly had a cash-rich 2014, crossed Rs 3 tln mark   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
- Rediff India Abroad - îHSBC Global Asset Managementî India CEO Puneet Chaddha said :"We are currently in a sweet spot wherein equity markets are expected to continue to deliver over the medium term making the segment...
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UAE stocks: opportunity for investors to get dividend yields   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Schroders
- Gulf News - We have definitely overshot on the way down with a negative sentiment triggered by oil prices weighing on the markets,â said Rami Sidani, head of investments in the Middle East, îSchrodersî....
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Shares End Negative for the Week: Carlyle Group LP , Unit Corp   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- winstonview.com - îThe Carlyle Groupî LP (NASDAQ:CG) has dropped 5.68% for the week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the shares have posted positive gains of 0.38% in the past 4 weeks. The shares...
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KLCI closes higher on buying of PetChem, IHH and Maxis (Update)   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
- The Star Online - There were 424 gainers, 342 losers and 319 counters unchanged. îHSBC Global Asset Managementî (HSBC) recommends investments in Malaysiaâs defensive stocks such as consumer staples and...
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ETF industry booms in record-breaking year   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : Amundi
- Financial Times - A variety of other providers including îAmundiî, Lyxor, FirstTrust, Charles Schwab, UBS and BMO of Canada also had record-breaking inflows. The exchange traded fund industryâs rapid expansion...
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Jackie Chan's son sentenced to 6 months for drug offense   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Missoulian - HELENA â A federal judge has denied a request from five Republican county central committees seeking a partial summary judgment or a prelimina⦠Judge: Carlyle 'calling the shots' with Mountain...
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Form 4 EASTMAN KODAK CO For: Jul 01 Filed by: SCHWARZMAN STEPHEN A   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
- StreetInsider - 11. Blackstone Holdings I L.P. is the sole member of each of GSO Advisor Holdings L.L.C. and GSO Holdings I L.L.C. Blackstone Holdings I/II GP Inc. is the general partner of Blackstone Holdings I L.P. îThe...
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KKR Names Haroun Van Hövell Head Of EMEA Energy Team - Quick Facts   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- Realtime Business News - Haroun's prior experience also includes 4Gas Holding, îThe Carlyle Groupî and Salomon Smith Barney. Marc Lipschultz, member and global head of energy and infrastructure, said, "I believe the...
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RLJ Equity Partners, LLC, Acquires Phase One Consulting Group, LLC   
(Tuesday - January 13, 2015) Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
- The Street - Founded in 2006 by Robert L. Johnson in partnership with îThe Carlyle Groupî, RLJ originates structures and invests in traditional buy-outs, recapitalizations, and growth capital infusions. RLJ Equity...
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