Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund on Sunday bought a stake in a company owned by billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal, further aligning the government with a prominent investor once ousted by the government. detained on corruption charges.
The Public Investment Fund has agreed to pay Prince al-Waleed $1.51 billion for a 16.9% stake in Kingdom Holding Co., a figure based on the closing price on the last trading day before the transaction was announced. announced, according to a filing with the Saudi stock exchange.
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