Despite lower returns, nearly 60% of foundations increased their spending rates, according to Commonfund and the Council on Foundations.
Interest rates may still be at record lows, but that has not stopped some money market fund providers from inching up their charges.
The country’s authorities want its public pension to help support its ailing stock market.
Academics have found investors—in fear of fire sales—migrate from stocks owned by asset managing giants, resulting in negative returns and low liquidity.
A New York Times op-ed and writer Malcolm Gladwell have called out Yale for spending too much on managers, and not enough on students.
Menlo Park, California’s Sequoia Capital and New Enterprise Associates topped the list of venture capital firms, with each raising more than $10 billion over the last decade.
China and emerging markets fall out of favour among asset allocators following a turbulent few months in equity markets.
Don’t look now, but funds of hedge funds just outperformed their single manager rivals.
Research Affiliates delves into why some smart beta concepts have a higher impact on their corresponding indexes than others.
Generations X and Y take including environmental, social, and governance investment issues as read, according to data analysts.