Institution: Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Headquarters: Austin, United States
Allocation to alternatives: 31.10%
Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) has agreed to commit $150 million to GEPIF III Side Car and $200 million to First Reserve Fund XIV, a contact at the pension informed Infrastructure Investor. GEPIF III Side Car is a co-investment vehicle to GEPIF III focusing on renewable energies investments whereas First Reserve Fund XIV is targeting the oil and gas sectors.
The $153.13 billion US public pension has a 5.0 percent target allocation to infrastructure that currently stands at 5.20 percent.
As illustrated in the charts below, TRS has made eight commitments to infrastructure funds with a 2018 or 2019 vintage, which combined constitute $1.23 billion.
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