SovereigNET - Fletcher Network for Sovereign Wealth and Global Capital


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 is a fully integrated global law firm with more than 2,000 lawyers located on five continents. K&L Gates represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants, and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations, and individuals. K&L Gates is a founding supporter of SovereigNet. For more information visit

Building Bridges

Building Bridges IV

Learn more about the October 2016 "Building Bridges" Conference, "Bridging the Public-Private Divide: Financing Infrastructure Through Pooled Investment Platforms," hosted by SovereigNET, K&L Gates, and IFSWF in Washington DC

New & News

New paper from Patrick Schena and Asim Ali, "Harnessing Oil Wealth in Guyana via a Sovereign Wealth Fund: Look Before You Leap."
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"Capitalizing Economic Development Through Sovereign Investment: A 'Paradox of Scarcity'" Read the latest working paper from Patrick Schena, Juergen Braunstein, and Asim Ali.
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Windfall Revenues in Europe: What's Next? Read the latest piece from SovereigNet research affiliate Juergen Braunstein.
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Check out SovereigNet co-head Eliot Kalter's January 2016 presentation on Sovereign Wealth Fund Investment Trends.
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Institutional Investor features IBGC Research Fellow Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi in their article on Bahrain's Sovereign Wealth Fund, Mumtalakat.
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Gianfranco Gianfrate, SovereigNET research affiliate, examines sovereign wealth fund investments from the perspective of bondholders. Read the article


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