Institution: Arkansas Teacher Retirement System
Headquarters: Little Rock, United States
Allocation to alternatives: 28.70%
Arkansas Teacher Retirement System has agreed to $80 million-worth of private equity commitments, a contact at the pension informed Private Equity International. The commitments comprise of $30 million each to Franklin Park’s International Fund 2019 and Venture Fund 2019, as well as $20 million to Thoma Bravo Explorer.
The $17.58 billion US public pension has a 12.0 percent target allocation to private equity that currently stands at 12.40 percent.
As illustrated below, ATRS has made 11 commitments to 2019-vintage private equity funds, which combined constitute $320 million.
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