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Greater Manchester Pension Fund

The Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) is the pension scheme for the ten local authorities in Greater Manchester and a host of other affiliated bodies, such as schools, colleges and charities. On 31 March 2020, the total Fund value was £22,034 million. Of this total £21,089 million was held in the Main Fund whilst £945 million was held in the Designated Fund, all of which was invested across a broad spread of assets. GMPF is part of the Northern LGPS pool.


United Kingdom

AUM ($B)




Chief Executive

Steven Pleasant

Chief Investment Officer

Neil Cooper


Brenda Warrington

Asset allocation
Benchmark asset allocation as of 31 March 2020 was as follows: Public Equity (49.8%), Bonds/Cash (24.2%), Property (10%), Alternative Investments (16%). 77.5% of the main fund is managed eternally, while the remainder is managed in-house.

49.8% Public Equity

24.2% Bonds/Cash

10% Property

16% Alternative Investments related articles
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