COVID-19 News

Industry-related updates to keep you in the loop on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay informed and up to date.

Investment Mgrs. Communicating More During Covid: Survey

86% of respondents have maintained or increased the number of meetings held compared to 12 months ago.

Healthcare Systems Should Reset Investment Outlook Amidst Low Bond Yields, Muted Returns: Report

Healthcare systems should reset investment expectations as the outlook for their diversified portfolios appears challenged despite many successfully navigating the most difficult financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to recent research.  

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E&F Investment Portfolios Mostly Unchanged Despite COVID-19 Impact, Market Volatility: Report

Most had minimal changes and are thinking with a long-term investment horizon.

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Nonprofit News Special Report: 2021 Alternative Investments Outlook

Alternatives will play an even more critical role in helping nonprofits reach spending plus inflation targets in 2021 as they seek income and downside protection that low-yielding bonds markets and equity markets cannot.

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Nonprofit News Special Report: 2021 Traditional Investments Outlook

Nonprofit investors are expecting positive but muted returns from the equity and bond markets in 2021 after their portfolios generated solid performance in a year that upended global financial markets and saw unprecedented volatility.

Investment Management Space Celebrating Holidays With A Virtual Twist

2020 seemingly moved at a snail’s pace and warp speed all at the same time and as the year of interminable days finally comes to a close, a number of firms in the industry are celebrating the holidays with a different twist than they did in years past – through virtual holiday parties.

COVID-19, Presidential Election Top Threats For Pension Plan Investment Programs: Survey

Corporate and healthcare pension plans have cited COVID-19 and the U.S. presidential election as the biggest threats to their investment programs in the next 12 months, according to a new survey

Rockefeller Foundation Commits Capital To Catalyze Green COVID Recovery

The Rockefeller Foundation will commit $1 billion over the next three years to aid an inclusive, green recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an announcement.

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Higher Education Sees Losses In Revenue, Enrollment Due To COVID-19: Poll

Student housing and tuition are two of the largest financial challenges for universities today.

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Ongoing: Institutions Rebound In Q2 As YTD Numbers Climb Closer To Even

The surging second quarter markets have left institutional investors breathing a sigh of relief as year-to-date and fiscal year numbers—while still not ideal—become more digestible after a gut-punch first quarter.