by Christina Höfferer
If confirmed, his victory would cap the extremist right-wing tide to the relief of the European establishment, endangered by populist trends.
They’re known as the market kings, the Masters of the Universe, capable of influencing the salvage or bankruptcy of entire nations and moving billions of dollars with a single click.
by Michael Gross
Initially the major sovereign funds were set up by oil exporting nations. Now every country with foreign currency reserves can have its own fund.
by Philipp Rösler
The funds’ governing bodies must counter mistrust, egoism and corruption by guaranteeing transparency, security and equal opportunity.
by Mariangela Pira
Due to energy sector slump, investors are looking elsewhere. From real estate to football, major funds are on the lookout for new investments.
by James Fontanella-Khan
SYRIA - A lasting peace plan?
US Secretary of State John Kerry is convinced that the Syrian peace agreement which America has signed with Russia will hold together this time.