October 21, 2014 6:32 PM ET

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Company Overview of Kuwait Investment Authority

Company Overview

Kuwait Investment Authority is a sovereign wealth fund of the Government of Kuwait. It primarily invests in real estate, private equity, public equity, fixed income, and alternative investment markets across the globe. Within fixed income investments, the firm seek to invest in government-owned securities, agency/corporate bonds, TIPS, and treasury bills within North America, Europe, Asia and Emerging Markets. For its equity investments, it invests in value and growth stocks of companies across all market capitalization. The firm’s alternative investments comprise of private equity markets, Hedge Funds, funds of funds, and real estate markets. It benchmarks the performance of its Canadian la...

Ministries Complex


Kuwait City,  13001


Founded in 1953


965 2 485 600

Key Executives for Kuwait Investment Authority

Chief Executive Officer
Executive Director of Operations and Administration
Executive Director of General Reserves
Executive Director of Alternative Investments
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Kuwait Investment Authority Key Developments

Kuwait Investment Reportedly Bids For British Land

Kuwait Investment Authority reportedly made a £8.99billion or £9 a share cash bid for The British Land Company Public Limited Company (LSE:BLND).

Kuwait Investment Reportedly To Acquire More London Complex

Kuwait Investment Authority is reportedly looking to acquire More London complex.

Qatar, Kuwait and Singapore Reportedly Mull To Buy Stake In Lloyds Banking

Qatar Investment Authority, Kuwait Investment Authority and GIC Pte. Ltd. are said to be interested in buying a stake in Lloyds Banking Group plc (LSE:LLOY), London’s Daily Mail reported.

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