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Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS) of Mississippi

Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) was established by the Mississippi Legislature in 1952. It is a retirement system for the non-federal public employees in the state of Mississippi. PERS also provides retirement benefits for public schools, universities, community colleges, municipalities, counties, the Legislature, highway patrol, and other such public entities.


United States

AUM ($B)




Chief Executive

Ray Higgins

Chief Investment Officer

Robert Clark


Randy McCoy

Asset allocation

26.49% US Equities

20.64% Non-US Equities

11.58% Global Equity

10.01% Real Estate

19.55% Fixed Income

11.25% Private Equity

0.48% Cash

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