Monthly Archives: October 2019

Cornell Endowment Performance 2019

The school announced their endowment figures a couple of weeks ago. Cornell University’s endowment earned a 5.3% return for the fiscal year ending June 30. The investments reached $7.3 billion, a new record. The endowment’s gains in real estate...

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Texas Endowment Performance 2019

The school system from the Lone State announced their endowment figures last month. The $22.6 billion Permanent University Fund returned an annualized 9.8%, 6.2% and 9% for the three, five and 10 years, respectively, ended June 30, while the...

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Brown Endowment Performance 2019

The school announced their endowment figures last month. [Chief Investment Officer Jane] Dietze noted that the endowment portfolio is not constructed to optimize the investment performance over a single year, but rather that the Brown Investment...

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Dartmouth Endowment Performance 2019

The school announced their endowment figures last month. Dartmouth’s endowment generated a return of 7.5% for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019, bringing its total value to $5.7 billion. In fiscal year 2019, Dartmouth’s endowment...

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Stanford Endowment Performance 2019

Stanford announced their endowment figures last week. For the 12 months ending June 30, 2019, Stanford Management Company generated a 6.5 percent investment return, net of all internal and external costs and fees, but gross of the newly levied...

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ESG Popularity Lead by Public Funds

It’s so popular today because ESG responsibility is increasingly moving from tick-box sustainability teams to risk teams that are better integrating the signals into LT decision making. Public funds taking the lead in spectacular boom of...

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Yale Endowment Performance 2019

Yale announced their endowment figures last week. Yale’s endowment earned a 5.7% investment return (net of fees) for the year ending June 30, 2019. The endowment value increased from $29.4 billion on June 30, 2018, to $30.3 billion on June 30...

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Harvard Endowment Performance 2019

Harvard announced their endowment figures last week. HMC [Harvard Management Company], which invests the University’s endowment and other financial assets, announced today that during fiscal 2019, the endowment’s value increased 4.3 percent, to...

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