Washington

Hedge Funds Deliver for Washington Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Evergreen State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $26.1 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:

$26.1 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$12.6 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$834 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$12.6 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$12.6 BILLION

AT LEAST 29

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
Weyerhaeuser Company Master Retirement Fund

$1.3 BILLION for

40,935 plan participants

Carpenters Retirement Plan of Western Washington

$483 MILLION for

22,058 plan participants

Western Conference of Teamsters Pension Plan

$380 MILLION for

603,035 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$834 MILLION

AT LEAST 9

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

$645 MILLION for

47,554 Students

Washington State University Foundation

$108 MILLION for

31,607 Students

University of Puget Sound Endowment

$66 MILLION for

2,608 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$12.6 BILLION

AT LEAST 23

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Providence St. Joseph Health

$1.4 BILLION

Seattle Children's Hospital Endowment

$287 MILLION

MJ Murdock Charitable Trust

$98 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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