VCERA approves $25m commitment to Torchlight Debt Opportunity Fund VII

The US public pension has backed a North American private real estate vehicle.

Institution: Ventura County Employees Retirement Association
Headquarters: Ventura, US
AUM: $5.62 billion
Allocation to alternatives: 26.6%

Ventura County Employees Retirement Association has approved a $25 million commitment to Torchlight Debt Opportunity Fund VII at its December 2020 retirement board meeting, a contact at the pension informed PERE.

The $5.62 billion US public pension currently allocates 8 percent of its full investment portfolio to private real estate.

As illustrated below, VCERA’s recent private real estate fund commitments have targeted North American vehicles focused primarily on diversified sectors.

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