Institution: National Pension Service of Korea
Headquarters: Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
Allocation to alternatives: 11.60%
National Pension Service of Korea (NPS) has committed a total of KRW200 billion ($167.8 million; €151.6 million) to five South Korea-focused venture capital funds managed by SV Investment, IMM Investment, Premier Partners, K2 Investment Partners and KNet Investment Partners.
The pension scheme will disclose the fund selections in the first quarter of 2020.
As illustrated below, NPS has a 12.7 percent target allocation to alternatives that currently stands at 11.6 percent.
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