a state-owned fund of its financial assets; abbr. SWF
The traditional investment vehicles for sovereign wealth funds are in the form of foreign currency reserves have been the debt instruments, such as government bonds from the industrialized nations.
noun 1. a city in the W Russian Federation in Europe, NE of Kaliningrad on the Nemen River: formerly in East Prussia; peace treaty (1807) between France, Prussia, and Russia. noun 1. a town in W Russia, in the Kaliningrad Region on the Neman River: scene of the signing of the treaty (1807) between Napoleon […]
- Soviet bloc
Soviet Bloc definition The communist nations closely allied with the Soviet Union, including Bulgaria, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary, Poland, and Romania, whose foreign policies depended on those of the former Soviet Union. It did not include communist nations with independent foreign policies, such as China, Yugoslavia, and Albania. The Soviet Union used its military […]
- Soviet central asia
noun 1. the region of the former Soviet Union now occupied by Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan Also called Russian Turkestan, West Turkestan
noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) a soviet system of government. 2. (often lowercase) the practices and principles of a soviet government, especially as it implies communism. 3. a characteristic, mannerism, phrase, etc., expressive of or identifiable with the ideology of the Soviet Union. noun (sometimes capital) 1. the principle or practice of government through soviets, esp […]