Delaware

Hedge Funds Deliver for Delaware Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Diamond State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $7.1 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:

$7.1 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$6.8 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$297 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$760 MILLION

Private credit to business

$1.6 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$6.8 BILLION

AT LEAST 8

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Delaware Public Employees’ Retirement System

$3.5 BILLION for

70,658 plan participants

E.I.Du Pont De Nemours and Company Pension Plan

$840 MILLION for

15,298 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$297 MILLION

AT LEAST 2

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
University of Delaware Endowment

$297 MILLION for

23,613 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$760 MILLION

AT LEAST 7

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Henry Francis Dupont Winterthur Museum

$80 MILLION

Educational Foundation of America

$70 MILLION

Delaware Community Foundation

$30 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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