SERS Ohio approves $75m commitment

The US public pension has backed a North American private equity fund.

Institution: School Employees’ Retirement System of Ohio
Headquarters: Columbus, United States
AUM: $13.45 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 24.10%

School Employees’ Retirement System of Ohio has confirmed a $75 million commitment to Odyssey Investment Partners Fund VI, a contact at the pension informed Private Equity International.

The $13.45 billion US public pension has a 12.0 percent target allocation to private equity that currently stands at 9.50 percent.

As illustrated below, the institution has historically committed to funds with a North America focus.

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