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 $52.4 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:

$52.4 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$29.1 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$7.9 BILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$15.3 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$29.1 BILLION

AT LEAST 76

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

$6.1 BILLION for

651,456 plan participants

Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System

$2.1 BILLION for

256,011 plan participants

University of Pennsylvania Pension Fund

$661 MILLION for

80,349 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$7.9 BILLION

AT LEAST 34

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

$3.8 BILLION for

22,432 Students

University of Pittsburgh

$901 MILLION for

28,391 Students

Pennsylvania State University Long Term Investment Pool

$602 MILLION for

47,223 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$15.3 BILLION

AT LEAST 55

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
UPMC Health System

$669 MILLION

Hillman Family Foundations

$306 MILLION

John Templeton Foundation

$251 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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