Ohio School Employees’ approves $70m commitment

The US public pension has backed Fiera Infrastructure's diversified fund.

Institution: School Employees’ Retirement System of Ohio
Headquarters: Columbus, United States
AUM: $14.62bn
Allocation to alternatives: 24.80%
Bitesize: $50-100m

School Employees’ Retirement System of Ohio has agreed to commit $70 million to EagleCrest Infrastructure Fund, according to the pension’s November meeting minutes. The open-ended vehicle is managed by Fiera Infrastructure and focuses on investments in the energy, transport and utilities sectors.

The $14.62 billion US public pension has a 2.90 percent allocation to infrastructure.

As illustrated below, the pension has made five commitments to infrastructure funds with a vintage year between 2015 and 2019, which combined constitute $310 million.

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