Alaska

Hedge Funds Deliver for Alaska Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Last Frontier State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $7 Billion in investments. Institutional investors – like pensions, university endowments, and non-profits – use hedge funds to meet financial obligations, diversify their investment portfolios, and manage risk.

Total hedge fund investments:

$7 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$2 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$163 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$4.8 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$2 BILLION

AT LEAST 4

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Alaska Retirement Management Board

$988 MILLION for

79,082 plan participants

Alaska Electrical Pension Plan

$670 MILLION for

10,698 plan participants

Golden Valley Electric Association Retirement Plan

$7 Million for

351 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$163 MILLION

AT LEAST 1

college or university invests in hedge funds including:
University of Alaska Foundation

$163 MILLION for

19,563 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$4.8 BILLION

AT LEAST 5

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

$4.2 BILLION

Rasmuson Foundation

$79 MILLION

Sealaska Corporation

$31 Million

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Unless otherwise noted, all hedge fund investment data is sourced and licensed from Preqin’s alternative asset database as of March 2021 or publicly available, federal datasets. Sources for additional information included on this website are noted where the data appears.

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