CalPERS, through the fund, supports increasing California prosperity by investing in underserved areas – influencing job creation, wage prosperity, and the economic competitiveness of underserved regions.

The Golden State Investment Fund has invested in 17 direct co-investments and 16 partnerships. In total, the Golden State Investment Fund has invested in 95 companies with more than 527 facilities and 19,670 employees in California.*

Active Golden State Investment Fund portfolio companies have grown California employees by 9% since investment, compared to -7% overall employment growth in the State over the same time period.*

 

*As of June 30, 2011