Overview of the Kuwait Investment Authority
Law No. 47 of 1982:
Law No. 47 of 1982 regarding the establishment of KIA has select clauses
related to dissemination of information, as summarized below:
i. Clause 5 requires KIA to present a detailed report to the Council of Ministers
on the Assets Under Management.
ii. Clause 8 prohibits generally the disclosure to the public of any information related to KIA's
iii. Clause 9 states the penalties for unauthorized disclosure of information to the public.
KIA makes annual closed door presentations on the full details of all funds under its management, including its Strategic Asset Allocation, benchmarks and rates of return to the council of ministers as well as to the national assembly.