Wisconsin

Hedge Funds Deliver for Wisconsin Retirees, Students, and Nonprofits

Across the Badger State, hedge funds deliver for retirement security, college education, and the important work done by non-profits and charities through $20.5 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:

$20.5 BILLION

Deliver for pensions:

$13.4 BILLION

Deliver for colleges:

$536 MILLION

Deliver for nonprofits:

$6.6 BILLION

Private credit to business

$4.1 BILLION

Retirement Plans

Deliver for pensions:

$13.4 BILLION

AT LEAST 22

retirement plans invest in hedge funds including:
State of Wisconsin Investment Board

$6 BILLION for

648,486 plan participants

Employees' Retirement System of the City of Milwaukee

$435 MILLION for

29,097 plan participants

Snap-on Tools Collective Investment Trust

$212 MILLION for

20,236 plan participants

Colleges & Universities

Deliver for colleges:

$536 MILLION

AT LEAST 9

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

$234 MILLION for

11,550 Students

University of Wisconsin System

$152 MILLION for

164,766 Students

Lawrence University Endowment

$92 MILLION for

1,522 Students

Foundations & Nonprofits

Deliver for nonprofits:

$6.6 BILLION

AT LEAST 16

foundations and nonprofits invest in hedge funds including:
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

$786 MILLION

ProHealth Care

$249 MILLION

Lynde & Harry Bradley Foundation

$133 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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