Permanent Wyoming Mineral Trust Fund

United States – Wyoming US$ 5.6 Billion Origin: Mineral

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Established: 1974
Transparency Rating: 9
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Firm Investment Style: Mixed
Entity Structure: Fund
Population Est.: 576,412 – 2012

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SWF Asset Allocation

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Key Executives and People


Main Office
Wyoming State Treasurer
200 West 24th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82002
United States
Tel: +1 307-777-7408

Governance
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Summary
Wyoming’s oldest permanent fund is mainly funded by severance taxes on mineral revenues.

Background
In 1974, state voters approved an amendment to the Wyoming state constitution to place a severance tax on mineral revenues. Those funds are placed in the Permanent Wyoming Mineral Trust Fund (PWMTF).