October 04, 2021 12:00 AM
Graphic: Public pension funds bounce back
Following a challenging year marred by the pandemic, many of the public pension funds that Pensions & Investments follows rebounded strongly in the year ended June 30. Not only were absolute returns better, but the majority had benchmark-topping returns over the one- and 10-year periods.
Performance vs. benchmark (number of funds in each basis-point segment)
10-year performance vs. benchmark (basis points)
Allocations of the largest public funds
*Includes funds that provided net and benchmark returns as of June 30. **Includes 6% leverage. Source: P&I Research Center