Whitehorse Liquidity Partners receives $450m from NYSCRF

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

Institution: New York State Common Retirement Fund
Headquarters: Albany, United States
AUM: $216.30 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 19.60%

New York State Common Retirement Fund has agreed to commit $450 million to Whitehorse Liquidity Partners (Empire), according to the pension’s November 2020 monthly report.

As illustrated below, the pension fund’s recent commitments are to funds focused on the private equity, venture capital and real estate sectors within the Middle East/Africa, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and North America regions.

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