Florida

Hedge Funds Deliver for Florida Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Sunshine State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $34.8 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:

$34.8 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$19.8 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$846 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$14.2 BILLION

Private credit to business

$12.4 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$19.8 BILLION

AT LEAST 66

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Florida State Board of Administration

$6.2 BILLION for

1,043,152 plan participants

NextEra Energy Employee Pension Plan

$398 MILLION for

26,900 plan participants

L3Harris Technologies Retirement Plan

$321 MILLION for

75,168 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$846 MILLION

AT LEAST 21

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
University of Florida Foundation

$406 MILLION for

57,841 Students

Florida State University Foundation

$81 MILLION for

45,493 Students

University of Miami Endowment

$75 MILLION for

17,809 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$14.2 BILLION

AT LEAST 37

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Schwab Charitable Fund

$1.8 BILLION

Shriners Hospitals for Children

$606 MILLION

John S. & James L. Knight Foundation

$551 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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