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SovereigNet is a unique collaboration providing strategic insights, quantitative, independent research and thought leadership on public policy issues and investment challenges facing SWFs, institutional investors, central banks, governments and international organizations.

SovereigNet works with two key external partners to develop and execute its activities:

State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, including investment management, investment research and trading and investment servicing. With $20.2 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $1.9 trillion in assets under management at September 30, 2010, State Street operates in 25 countries and more than 100 geographic markets worldwide. For more information, visit State Street’s website at

K&L Gates, LLP

K&L Gates includes lawyers practicing out of 36 offices located in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and represents numerous GLOBAL 500, FORTUNE 100, and FTSE 100 corporations, in addition to growth and middle market companies, entrepreneurs, capital market participants and public sector entities.

"The Future of American Superpower"

Ian Bremmer - Superpower

Learn more about the lecture from Eurasia Group Founder & President, Ian Bremmer, at The Fletcher School on March 25th, The Future of American Superpower: Implications for Security, Politics, & Markets, hosted by SovereigNET and the Tufts Financial Network


New & News

Check out the 2014 Annual Report from ESADEgeo, featuring two SovereigNET affiliated articles, one by Co-Head Patrick Schena and the other by Schena and Fletcher School PhD candidate, Neeraj Prasad.


SovereigNET affiliate Francesco Gallietti in two recent articles, quoted by the Financial Times on the strike against labor reforms in Italy (READ HERE - registration required) and writing for the World Policy Institute on "Italy's Secret Glue" (READ HERE)


Gianfranco Gianfrate, SovereigNET research affiliate, examines sovereign wealth fund investments from the perspective of bondholders. Read the article


Institutional Investor features SovereigNET Co-Head Patrick Schena in their article on sovereign wealth funds turning to private investment.
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SovereigNET research affiliate Jürgen Braunstein wrote in Global Policy on the 'novelty' of sovereign wealth funds.


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