Temasek at a Glance

Temasek is a global investment company headquartered in Singapore. We are a generational investor, seeking to make a difference always with tomorrow in mind.


Temasek founded


offices across 9 countries


Portfolio value as at 31 March 2024


We operate on commercial principles to deliver sustainable returns over the long term, guided by our Purpose, Charter, and Values.

So Every Generation Prospers

With tomorrow in mind, we seek to Do Well, Do Right and Do Good


We have a long-term investment horizon and because we invest off our own balance sheet, we are not constrained by ‘fund life’. Our investments are predominantly in equities. We do not have targets for investing by asset class, country, sector, or single name. Our investment activities are guided by our view of long-term structural trends.


Sustainable Living

Future of Consumption

Longer Lifespans


Our global portfolio spans a broad spectrum of industries: transportation & industrials; financial services; telecommunications; media & technology; consumer & real estate; as well as life sciences & agri-food.








Europe, Middle East & Africa

Our compounded annualised Total Shareholder Return since inception in 1974 is 14% in Singapore dollar terms.

14% Total Shareholder Return since Inception

S$ Total Shareholder Return (%)

1 Total Shareholder Return in US$ terms was 5%, 8%, and 15% for 10, 20-year, and since inception periods respectively, based on historical foreign exchange rates.
(as at 31 March 2024)

We are rated Aaa/AAA by Moody’s Investors Service and S&P Global Ratings respectively.

As an institution, we have a stake in the well-being of our wider community. We recognise that environmental, social, and governance factors can impact our stakeholders, as well as the long-term sustainability of companies and businesses.

We believe in seeding social capital to promote a more inclusive and resilient world, so every generation prospers. Since 2003, we have been setting aside a portion of our net positive returns above our risk-adjusted cost of capital for community gifts.

These are approved by the Temasek Board and then donated to partners to achieve our community objectives. Temasek Trust (TT) has been the primary beneficiary of our gifts. TT disburses grants for programmes to be developed and delivered by our non-profit ecosystem, including Temasek Foundation, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Stewardship Asia Centre, and Mandai Nature. To date, Temasek’s gifts to TT have impacted about 3.7 million lives across Singapore and beyond.


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