It is gradually becoming clear that western countries on the receiving end of Sovereign Wealth Fund money are going to be looking at more than whether they should allow takeovers and major investments from these national treasure troves. They will want to know if the funds are managed transparently and according to rules that meet the disclosure standards and independence from political pressures that are supposed to exist in the West.

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