New York Times
26 October 2011
By AZAM AHMED
Wanted: A reliable overseas business partner to invest more than $1 billion presently trapped in
This is not a scam.
In an effort to preserve and increase its oil revenue, the country recently established a so-called sovereign wealth fund, following the path of many resource-rich countries. Now, Wall Street titans like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase are courting top government officials, aiming to grab a piece of a portfolio that could eventually be worth tens of billions of dollars.