04 Sep '11, 1am

Diary : Wikileaks Revelations about #Singapore #sgelections #sgpolitics

2. (SBU) Comment: Tracking the money of Singapore's SWFs is a long and arduous effort as each institution involved can only describe its small part in the process. Few people in Singapore (and likely no one outside of government) know the full details of how funds are transferred in and out of the SWFs or how decisions are made about how much to transfer. This compartmentalized structure has kept the general public in the dark about how much money the GOS has saved on the public's behalf and how well it has been invested. Details of investments are released only sporadically, but have demonstrated strong returns over the years. The current crisis has raised concerns that GIC and Temasek will not be able to continue earning similarly high returns without taking excessive risks. With limited transparency, it remains impossible for outsiders to assess the SWFs risk- return tr...

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