Virginia

Hedge Funds Deliver for Virginia Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across The Old Dominion, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $50.6 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:

$50.6 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$31.2 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$3.5 BILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$15.8 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$31.2 BILLION

AT LEAST 33

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Virginia Retirement System

$8.9 BILLION for

698,912 plan participants

Mars Pension Plan

$3.2 BILLION for

17,437 plan participants

Fairfax County Employees' Retirement System

$1.8 BILLION for

26,567 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$3.5 BILLION

AT LEAST 19

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
University of Virginia Investment Management Company

$2 BILLION for

25,018 Students

Liberty University Endowment

$543 MILLION for

85,586 Students

Virginia Commonwealth University

$321 MILLION for

29,757 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$15.8 BILLION

AT LEAST 31

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

$725 MILLION

The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia

$530 MILLION

Nature Conservancy

$526 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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