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The 10 richest wealth funds in the world

MOSCOW - MAY 18: Cathedral of Saint Basil on the Red Square on May 18, 2008 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

The 10 richest wealth funds in the world

A sovereign wealth fund (SWF) is a state-owned investment fund composed of financial assets such as stocks, bonds, property, precious metals or other financial instruments. Sovereign wealth funds invest globally. (Data source: www.swfinstitute.org)