Temasek Talks Mexico Potential
As relations between Asia and LatAm strengthen, Temasek sees itself well positioned to ride Mexico’s recovery. The sovereign wealth fund is teaming up with entrepreneurs.
by Natalie Feary
Temasek set up shop in Mexico two years ago, headed up by
former Barclays CEO for Mexico Lorenzo González Bosco
and in July announced its first private investment. Up to then
the funds Mexico portfolio had been made up of stocks
from the equity market. In an exclusive interview, the
funds managing director of investment for Mexico tells
LatinFinance where he sees opportunity in the
regions second biggest economy.
Singapores $140 billion sovereign wealth fund, focused
primarily on Asia and Singapore, has a clear interest in LatAm.
Just 10% of the total portfolio is earmarked for investment in
developing markets beyond Asia. González says the
majority of this $14 billion pot is destined for LatAm, so
Temaseks footprint in the region should soon become more
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