Pennsylvania

Hedge Funds Deliver for Pennsylvania Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Keystone State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $66.3 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:

$66.3 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$36.6 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$9.2 BILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$20.5 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$36.6 BILLION

AT LEAST 83

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

$12 BILLION for

521,763 plan participants

Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System

$2.6 BILLION for

242,333 plan participants

Arconic Retirement Plans Master Trust

$666 MILLION for

21,864 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$9.2 BILLION

AT LEAST 39

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

$4.4 BILLION for

23,030 Students

University of Pittsburgh

$1 BILLION for

28,234 Students

Pennsylvania State University Long Term Investment Pool

$548 MILLION for

88,914 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$20.5 BILLION

AT LEAST 56

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
John Templeton Foundation

$959 MILLION

UPMC Health System

$788 MILLION

Heinz Endowments

$417 MILLION

PA_V2, 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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