NCIP Educational Materials


Getting to Know NCIP: Our Approach to Safety, Liquidity, and Yield

Does Your LGIP Follow GASB 79?


What is the North Carolina Investment Pool?

The North Carolina Investment Pool (the "NCIP" or "Pool") is a commingled local government investment pool established to invest idle funds in various short-term investments in accordance with North Carolina General Statute 159-30. NCIP is duly authorized under North Carolina General Statute 159-30(c)(10), was created by an interlocal agreement established under North Carolina General Statute 160A-461 through 464 and is administered by a statutorily compliant trust for the benefit of North Carolina Units of Local Government and governed by a board of trustees comprised of representatives of those Units of Local Government. NCIP was created under the trust to pool and invest funds of the participating Units of Local Government to take advantage of economies of scale to increase investment options for idle funds.

NCIP offers a range of services to assist Units of Local Government with their investment and arbitrage compliance needs and can be used for many types of government funds including general funds, operating funds, bond proceeds, debt service funds, operating reserves and debt service reserve funds.

About NCIP’s AAAm rating from Standard & Poor’s

About NCIP’s AAAmmf rating from Fitch Ratings

Access the latest NCIP fact sheet or click here to learn more about the Pool.

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For More Information

To learn more about how NCIP can meet your needs, please email or call 1-833-736-NCIP (6247) to speak to an NCIP Representative.

This information is for institutional investor use only, not for further distribution to retail investors, and does not represent an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any fund or other security. Participants should consider the North Carolina Investment Pool’s (“NCIP” or the “Pool”) investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses before investing in the Pool. This and other information about the Pool is available in the Pool's current Information Statement, which should be read carefully before investing. A copy of the Pool's Information Statement may be available by calling 1-833-736-NCIP (6247) or is available on the Pool's website at While the Pool seeks to maintain a stable net asset value of $1.00 per share, it is possible to lose money investing in the Pool. An investment in the Pool is not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency. Shares of the Pool are distributed by PFM Fund Distributors, Inc., member Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) ( and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC) ( PFM Fund Distributors, Inc. is an affiliate of PFM Asset Management LLC.

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