ATRS approves $50m commitment

The US public pension has backed a North American infrastructure fund.

Institution: Arkansas Teacher Retirement System
Headquarters: Little Rock, United States
AUM: $15.18 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 36.60%

Arkansas Teacher Retirement System has confirmed a $50 million commitment to Macquarie Infrastructure Partners V, a contact at the pension told Infrastructure Investor.

The $15.18 billion US public pension has a 2.0 percent target allocation to infrastructure that currently stands at 2.20 percent.

As illustrated below, the institution’s recent commitments are to funds focused on the transport, telecom, energy and renewables sectors.

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