Oregon PERF approves $400m in commitments

The US public pension has backed two EQT funds.

Institution: Oregon Public Employees’ Retirement Fund
Headquarters: Tigard, US
AUM: $77.7 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 34.4%

Oregon Public Employees’ Retirement Fund has committed $400 million to two EQT funds, a contact at the pension confirmed to Infrastructure Investor.

The system invested $350 million in EQT Infrastructure Fund V, which focuses on the energy, social infrastructure, renewables and telecoms sectors in North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Oregon PERF also committed $50 million to an EQT Infrastructure V co-investment sidecar vehicle.

As illustrated below, Oregon PERF has a bitesize of $100 million to $500 million and typically commits to funds in the energy, social infrastructure and renewable sectors.

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