Institution: Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association
Headquarters: Pasadena, United States
Allocation to alternatives: 29.20%
Los Angeles County Employees’ Retirement Association intends to make fund commitments to distressed, special situations and value-oriented managers in wake of the current economic climate, as discussed in March 2020 meeting agenda. The pension would be seeking managers with a successful track record of navigating past dislocations.
The $58.82 billion US public pension has a current allocation of 29.20 percent to alternative investments, of which 10.90 percent is allotted to private equity. The pension fund also invests in assets classes such as infrastructure and private real estate.
As illustrated below, LACERA has historically committed to funds employing buyout and venture capital strategies, across North America and Europe.
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