National Pension Service of Korea (NPS)

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NPS shows LPs are keen not to miss the boat on continuation funds

Institutional investors can no longer ignore the fact that exposure to high-quality assets is increasingly accessed via the secondaries market.

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Korea’s $793bn NPS forms dedicated continuation fund, GP stakes teams

The country’s largest public pension will pursue both private equity and private credit continuation fund opportunities, investment policy committee member Sam Y Chung tells PEI.

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Korea’s NPS commits another $19bn to PE, debt

The pension made at least 52 new PE commitments in 2022, bringing the total number of funds and projects in its portfolio to 456, per its latest annual report.

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Korean insurer DGB targets PE, debt in mammoth alts push

The $5.9bn institution has an 8.8% exposure to alternatives, most of which is held in infrastructure debt, CIO Byung-kyu Cheon tells PEI.

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Korea's NPS commits another $18bn to PE, debt

NPS backed 55 private equity funds and projects last year, bringing the total number of these vehicles in its portfolio to 404 as of December, per its latest annual disclosure.

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Korea's NPS seeks domestic VC fund managers

The South Korean pension issues a request for proposal for local VC managers.

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Five tips for raising capital from South Korean LPs

Fundraising in South Korea requires resources, attentiveness and patience, though the country should prove to be fertile ground for the foreseeable future, writes Albert Jun, partner at Monument Group.

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Korea’s NPS: A rare glimpse inside its PE portfolio

The $756bn National Pension Service of Korea has begun to disclose investment details, such as fund names and investment amounts, in an effort to boost its transparency.

National Pension Service of Korea (NPS) contact information

Offices

marker icon131, Ogong-ro, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si,, Jeonbuk, 54870, South Korea
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Contacts

NameJob titleLocationEmail
user imageMr. Arom Lee
Job titleSenior Portfolio Manager
LocationJeonbuk, South Korea
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user imageMr. Dong-Sub Yi
Job titleHead of Global Responsible Investment and Governance Division
LocationJeonbuk, South Korea
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user imageMr. Hyun Joong Kim
Job titlePortfolio Manager
LocationJeonbuk, South Korea
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user imageMr. Hyung-Don Choe
Job titleHead of Private Equity and Venture Capital Investment Division
LocationJeonbuk, South Korea
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National Pension Service of Korea (NPS) fund commitments

Known fund commitments : 248

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Commitment size$33.689m
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Commitment dateApr 2024
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Commitment dateFeb 2023
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