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 $1.7 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:

$1.7 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$690 MILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$609 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$425 MILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$690 MILLION

AT LEAST 2

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

$2 MILLION for

808 plan participants

Anderson-Tully Salaried Employees' Pension Plan

$1 MILLION for

175 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$609 MILLION

AT LEAST 4

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

$401 MILLION for

22,226 Students

University of Mississippi Foundation

$189 MILLION for

21,617 Students

Delta State University Foundation

$10 MILLION for

3,751 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$425 MILLION

AT LEAST 3

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

$9 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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