Nebraska

Hedge Funds Deliver for Nebraska Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Cornhusker State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $6 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:

$6 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$3.7 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$58 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$2.2 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$3.7 BILLION

AT LEAST 6

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Union Pacific Corporation Master Retirement Trust

$344 MILLION for

21,287 plan participants

City of Omaha Police and Fire Retirement System

$27 MILLION for

3,027 plan participants

City of Omaha Employees' Retirement System

$26 MILLION for

2,886 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$58 MILLION

AT LEAST 3

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

$6 MILLION for

24,431 students

Creighton University Endowment

$45 MILLION for

8,770 students

Nebraska Wesleyan University Endowment

$7 MILLION for

1,924 students

This includes at least 5 HBCUs, such as:
Coppin State University
Bowie State University

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$2.2 BILLION

AT LEAST 1

foundation or nonprofit invests in hedge funds including:
Boys Town

$337 MILLION

NE, State Sheet, MFA, 2022.04.13 document preview

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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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