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Managers Must Establish And Maintain Relationships With OCIO Providers For Growth
11.13.19

New research shows that developing and maintaining outsourced cio relationships are crucial components for managers to win mandates.

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ESG Adoption Growing, Broadening Across U.S. Institutional Landscape: Survey
10.17.19

Adoption of environmental, social and governance factors into the investment decision framework is a growing trend in the U.S. institutional landscape, and one that adopters are beginning to spread beyond traditional equity strategies, a recent survey shows.

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Declining Fees Give Way To Value For Investors: Study
10.07.19

Declining investment management fees across certain asset classes provides one way for investors to obtain better value for their money, according to a study from bfinance.

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Institutions Lean Toward Private Equity Markets As Public Company Universe Shrinks
10.03.19

Equity investment programs built predominantly around public markets can benefit from extending to the private market, according to new research.

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Study Reveals Compensation Levels For Nonprofit Investment Staff
09.26.19

Performance-based compensation continues to be a key component of pay for investment staff at private foundations and university endowments, according to a recent study.

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Extreme Risk Assessment: Adapt, Hedge And Ensure Diversified Investment Portfolios
09.26.19

Investors must be diligent in preparing against extreme risks and their potential for high impact on global economic growth and returns as non-financial risks take an increasingly significant role, a report shows.

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Conference Coverage
F&Es Must Eliminate Biases In Governance And Investment Processes To Help Emerging Managers: Panel
09.26.19

Foundations and endowments need to eliminate biases in their governance and investment processes to unlock more opportunities for women and minority investment managers.

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Private Investments May Do More Harm Than Good For Nonprofits: Session
09.26.19

Foundations and endowments may be their own worst enemy when it comes to investing in private equity and hedge funds.

Surveys/Studies
Large Foundations Not Necessarily Better At Investing Than Small Foundations: Study
09.18.19

Outperformance from larger foundations does not in itself make them better or even much different investors than their smaller peers, according to a recent study.

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Foundations Struggle Through 2018: Study
08.22.19

Negative 2018 investment returns as well as mixed spending and gift giving percentages present challenges for foundations, according to a recent study.

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