State of Wisconsin Investment Board approves $532.5m in commitments

The US public pension has backed several multi-regional private equity funds.

Institution: State of Wisconsin Investment Board
Headquarters: Madison, United States
AUM: $110.36bn
Allocation to alternatives: 18.0%
Bitesize: $50-100m

State of Wisconsin Investment Board has approved several private equity commitments according to the pension’s recently released Q4 2018 report. The pension has committed $75 million to Harvest VIII, $100 million to Lindsay Goldberg V, $31.5 million to ParkerGale Capital II, €45 million to Triton Fund V, $100 million to TSG8, $75 million to Updata Partners VI and $100 million to Warburg Pincus Global Growth-E.

The $110.36 billion US public pension has a 10.0 percent current allocation to private equity.

As illustrated in the charts below, State of Wisconsin Investment Board has made several commitments focused on private equity with a 2018 vintage, which combined constitute $1.4 billion.

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