TITLE

On the Job Training

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Eric
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;4/13/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Venancio Alves Maria who is the executive director of the Petroleum Fund of Timor-Leste. As reported, the four-year-old fund, which is based in Dili, East Timor, is worth $4.5 billion, and it's adding $150 million to $200 million a month. It is also reported that Alves Maria manages and invests the royalties rolling in from oil and gas deposits under the Timor Sea, between East Timor's southern coast and northern Australia.
ACCESSION #
41038981

 

Related Articles

  • The Force That Rules Markets. Birger, Jon; Galbraith, Steven // Money;Jan2005, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p28 

    The article interviews hedge fund manager, Steven Galbraith, about his views on the Red Sox victory, commodity prices, and investing. It's the ultimate example of reversion to the mean, which I still think is the most powerful force in finance. But remember that what separates good investors...

  • Price relationships in crude oil futures: new evidence from CFTC disaggregated data. Chevallier, Julien // Environmental Economics & Policy Studies;Apr2013, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p133 

    This paper attempts to reconcile two strands of literature on oil and speculation: one that posits the predominance of supply/demand fundamentals, and one that investigates the hypothesis of speculative trading. To do so, we develop a Markov switching analysis based on the WTI crude oil futures...

  • Pension funds' ability to invest in commodities threatened. GRESHAM, LYNN // Employee Benefit News;Oct2008, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p64 

    The article discusses several legislative bills in the U.S. Congress aimed at curbing oil investments by speculators like pension fund managers. The bills were introduced in response to the rising gasoline prices. It provides an overview of the growth in speculative activity in commodity...

  • F&C UK Prime manager says oil has far to go. Burnett, Helen // Fund Strategy;8/15/2005, p8 

    Reports that oil prices will remain high for the near future because of supply concerns and output declines in the world's large oil fields, according to F and C UK Prime fund manager Derek Mitchell in 2005.

  • Fidelity Sel Energy.  // Morningstar Fund Family Reports: Fidelity;Dec2007, Issue 55, p4 

    The author shares his views about the status of Fidelity Select Energy as of December 2007. John Dowd, the fund manager who was hired in May 2006, has been looking for stocks in the energy market and has been looking at several oil rig companies including National Oilwell Varco and Transocean....

  • The acquisition value of oil and gas firms: The role of historical costs, reserve recognition accounting, and analysts' appraisals. GHICAS, DIMITRIOS; PASTENA, VICTOR // Contemporary Accounting Research;Fall1989, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p125 

    Our research confirms that book values possess significant ability to explain the acquisition values of oil and gas firms. It also indicates that RRA information provides incremental information over book values in determining acquisition values. However, when analyst information is more current...

  • Manager Likes Oil Stocks - Overseas.  // Money;Nov2005, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p200 

    Focuses on T. Rowe Price New Era fund manager Charlie Ober, who is upping his stake in overseas oil companies. Comments of Ober; Why European oil companies are better positioned than those in the U.S. to profit in the future.

  • Learning how to hate.  // In Search of the Perfect Investment;10/24/2013, p1 

    In this article the author focuses on stocks and money managers. He states that one should accept losses from shares soon and move on and he doesn't like to invest in oil services, mining and biotechnology stocks. He mentions that he once got a money manager who was good. He highlights that...

  • Is It Time to Buy Oil-Service Stocks? Schwartz, Nelson D. // Fortune;3/1/1999, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p262 

    Discusses the recommendations of John Lovoi, an oil-services analyst at Morgan Stanley, concerning investment in the oil services in 1999. The impact of falling oil prices; Companies like Schlumberger and Diamond Offshore, which were performing well, but have fallen in 1999; How the financial...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics