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Gabon to host 4th IsDB Member Countries Investment Forum

Bali April 11th, 2017 – The IsDB Group and the Gabonese Republic will jointly host the 4th Annual IsDB Member Countries Investment Forum, in Libreville, on 11th April 2018.

The aim of the Forum is to gather the Sovereign Wealth Funds including Pension Funds from IsDB member countries to network between themselves and with IsDB to develop and increase co-investments. As a vast area spanning 57 countries, with a population of 1.6 billion people and 20 Sovereign Wealth Founds, the IsDB Member Countries presents unique investment opportunities across various asset classes. The Forum will see the participation of government entities such as the Public Pension Agency of Saudi Arabia, the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, the Oman Investment Fund, the State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Fonds Gabonais d’Investissements Stratégiques (FGIS).
In 2016, The Republic of Gabon through its Minister of Economy, Mr Régis Immongault Tatagani, expressed its willingness to host the 4th edition of the Forum.

“The aim of IsDB is to be closer to our clients so that we can respond to their needs. The 4th IsDB Member Countries Investment Forum is a great opportunity for our stakeholders to discuss new ways of increasing investment. IsDB will continue to work with member countries by fostering stronger relationship between governments and investors,” said Dr. Bandar Hajjar, IsDB President.
“By hosting this event, the Gabonese Republic demonstrates its willingness to strengthen partnerships with institutional investors of IsDB member countries in order to set challenges related to the achievement of sustainable development goals,” said Mr. Serge Thierry Mickoto, CEO and Board Member of FGIS.