SWIB approves $273m in commitments

The US public pension has backed North America-, Asia-Pacific- and Europe-focused funds.

State of Wisconsin Investment Board has committed $100 million to Benefit Street Partners Debt Fund IV, $50 million each to Apollo European Principal Finance Fund III and Vista Equity Partners Fund VI, $45 million to Warburg Pincus China and $28 million to Procuritas Capital Investors VI.

The $102 billion US public pension has a 7 percent target allocation to private equity that currently stands at 6.9 percent.

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