This is Michael Maduell’s first podcast since the New Years. Maduell and Pether discuss the results of SWFI’s League Table report for 2016. The podcast goes into direct investments in the U.S. and the opportunity for the government to embrace institutional investors’ insatiable desire for it. Pether goes in talking about developments in China and how the country is still attracting wealth fund capital.
1:15 Review of 2016 League Table Report – Top Financial and Legal Advisors
3:20 Slight Slowdown in Direct Investments by Public Funds
7:15 U.S. Infrastructure, Waiting on the Sidelines for Plans
12:00 Renewable Energy is Easier for Now
14:00 China’s Economy and the Merchant Empire
18:30 Keeping the Empire Growing – China in Africa