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About the Qatar Investment Authority


Al Thani and QIA Asset List

Updated: July 17th, 2018

The Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), the sovereign wealth fund of the Middle Eastern state of Qatar — known for its substantial oil and natural gas reserves — reportedly has over U.S. $300 billion in assets under control. Today, DE-Tenants.org is publishing a list of hundreds of corporate assets belonging to QIA and the Al Thanis — the ruling family of Qatar who also controls the QIA…


Tagged: More on Qatar - Al Thani Family, More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - Offshore Assets

PRESS RELEASE: WEBSITE RELEASES DATA ON 500 COMPANIES LINKED TO QATARI ROYAL FAMILY & STATE SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND

Posted: July 17th, 2018

Los Angeles, CA: The research website, DE-Tenants.org, a project of Operating Engineers, Local 501, today released data and primary records on over 500 companies from over 40 international jurisdictions linked to Qatar’s ruling Al Thani family and the nation’s sovereign wealth fund, the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA). An accompanying data table for the records details assets and holdings for many of the entities.


Tagged: More on Qatar - Al Thani Family, More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - Offshore Assets

Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

Posted: March 27th, 2018

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the US Department of the Treasury administers and enforces economic and trade sanctions based on United States foreign policy and national security goals against targeted foreign countries and regimes, terrorists, international narcotics traffickers, those engaged in the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and other threats to the national security, foreign policy or economy of the United States.


Tagged: DE Partnership with Qatar, More On Qatar - About the QIA

Report: QIA Fails to Live up to Good Governance Principles

Posted: March 26th, 2018

A U.S. Government document, from June 2008 and published by the journalistic transparency group WikiLeaks, reveals the Qatari government expressed concern to then-U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson about guidelines for sovereign wealth funds then being developed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). According to the cable, the Qatari Finance Minister Yousef Hussein Kamal (Al Emadi) “expressed concern about [the] IMF-developed guidelines”.


Tagged: More On Qatar - About the QIA

Barclays Series (Part 7): Barclays Breaks Finance Due Diligence Rules for Qatari Prime Minister

Posted: December 19th, 2017

Because of Douglas Emmett’s financial relationship with the QIA, DE-Tenants.org is delving deep into the background, assets and holdings of the Qatari elite—particular the Al Thani family. The forthcoming series focuses on the QIA’s links to the British investment bank Barclays; Douglas Emmett was not involved in the matter. Today, Part Seven, Barclays Breaks Finance Due Diligence Rules for Qatari Prime Minister


Tagged: More on Qatar - Barclays, More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - Al Thani Family

Barclays Series (Part 6): Barclays Employee Files Whistleblower Claim

Posted: December 18th, 2017

Because of Douglas Emmett’s financial relationship with the QIA, DE-Tenants.org is delving deep into the background, assets and holdings of the Qatari elite—particular the Al Thani family. The forthcoming series focuses on the QIA’s links to the British investment bank Barclays; Douglas Emmett was not involved in the matter. Today, Part Six, Barclays Employee Files Whistleblower Claim


Tagged: More on Qatar - Barclays, More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - Al Thani Family

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