IMRF confirms $25m commitment

The US public pension has backed a clean energy fund.

Institution: Illinois Municipal Retirement System
Headquarters: Oak Brook, US
AUM: $43.11 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 13.79%

Illinois Municipal Retirement System has approved a $25 million commitment to EnCap Energy Transition Fund I, according to minutes from the pension’s July 2020 board meeting.

EnCap Investments launched Transition Fund I, its first clean energy-focused fund in October 2019. The vehicle is targeting $1.5 billion in equity capital.

The $43.11 billion US public pension has a 0.11 percent allocation to infrastructure.

As illustrated below, IMRF tends to focus its infrastructure commitments on North American energy vehicles.

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