Mississippi

Hedge Funds Deliver for Mississippi Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Magnolia State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $3.5 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:

$3.5 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$2.4 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$664 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$419 MILLION

Private credit to business

$372 MILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$2.4 BILLION

AT LEAST 2

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Anderson-Tully Hourly Employees' Pension Plan

$2 MILLION for

797 plan participants

Anderson-Tully Salaried Employees' Pension Plan

$1 MILLION for

169 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$664 MILLION

AT LEAST 4

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
Mississippi State University Foundation

$400 MILLION for

23,086 Students

University of Mississippi Foundation

$241 MILLION for

21,856 Students

University of Southern Mississippi Foundation

$13 MILLION for

14,146 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$419 MILLION

AT LEAST 3

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Mississippi United Methodist Foundation

$13 MILLION

Selby and Richard McRae Foundation

$7 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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