Tennessee

Hedge Funds Deliver for Tennessee Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Volunteer State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $28.3 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:

$28.3 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$22.3 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$2.2 BILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$3.8 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$22.3 BILLION

AT LEAST 29

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
International Paper Company Pension Fund (US)

$948 MILLION for

83,987 plan participants

Nissan Employee Retirement Plan

$274 MILLION for

18,460 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$2.2 BILLION

AT LEAST 10

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
Vanderbilt University Endowment

$1.7 BILLION for

13,131 Students

University of Tennessee Consolidated Investment Pool

$217 MILLION for

29,460 Students

Rhodes College Endowment

$150 MILLION for

2,010 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$3.8 BILLION

AT LEAST 18

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
St Jude Children's Research Hospital

$2 BILLION

Community Foundation of Greater Memphis

$124 MILLION

Lyndhurst Foundation

$111 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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