West Virginia

Hedge Funds Deliver for West Virginia Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Mountain State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $1.1 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:

$1.1 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$559 MILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$98 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$454 MILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$559 MILLION

AT LEAST 1

retirement plan invests in hedge funds including:
United Mine Workers of America 1985 Construction Workers Pension Plan

$17 MILLION for

667 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$98 MILLION

AT LEAST 2

colleges and universities invest in hedge funds including:
West Virginia University Foundation

$97 MILLION for

30,000 Students

Shepherd University Foundation

$1 MILLION for

3,554 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$454 MILLION

AT LEAST 1

foundation or nonprofit invests in hedge funds including:
Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

$26 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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