Connecticut commits $550m to private equity in 2020

The system has set a $950m pacing target for fund commitments in 2020.

Institution: Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds
Headquarters: Hartford, United States
AUM: $35.23 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 14.5%

Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds has invested up to $550 million to private equity funds so far in 2020, noticeably behind its 2020 pacing target, according to a September 2020 investment meeting document.


Highlights from CRPTF’s September 2020 investment committee meeting:


Shawn Wooden has served as Connecticut’s 83rd state treasurer since January 2019. Prior to the role, Wooden was a partner at a law firm where he focused on public pension plans. He previously served as president of the Hartford City Council, a position he held for four years.

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