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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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NEPC Unveils The Future Fundamentals Of Investing
10.28.19

Sustainability, diversity and inclusion and innovation are the three largest drivers for investment success moving forward, according to investment consultant NEPC.

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MRI/Social Investments
Northeast College To Phase Out Fossil-Fuel Managers, Exclude Future Investments With The Firms
10.24.19

A college in the Northeast will begin the immediate phaseout of all current investments with fossil fuel-specific managers in its endowment and will exclude all future investments with fossil fuel-specific managers.

Surveys/Studies
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.

Industry News
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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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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Conference Coverage
Diversity And Documentation Key In Committee Recruitment: Session
09.26.19

Diversity and documentation represent two key factors for foundations looking to build out or fill seats on their investment committees and boards.

Conference Coverage
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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Surveys/Studies
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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