Imogen Rose-Smith • October 02, 2015
The tennis great and real estate executive Turner recently closed a second fund to develop schools in U.S. urban centers.
Imogen Rose-Smith • October 01, 2015
Marshall, who donated £30 million to the London School of Economics, recently sold a minority stake in his hedge fund firm to KKR.
Institutional Investor • September 30, 2015
ERAPF CEO Philippe Desfosses says it is an investor's fiduciary duty to pay attention to what could derail a portfolio's investment returns.
Institutional Investor • September 29, 2015
Jonathan Hook, CIO of the Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, says a money manager should know what he or she can and can't do.
Ashby Monk • September 25, 2015
Since it’s been over a month since I’ve done a weekend reading post, I had over 1000 stories to wade through. These are the ones that stood out as the most important. Enjoy.
Ashby Monk • September 25, 2015
The University of California is among investors discovering that sustainable investing can be healthy for planet and wallet alike.
Imogen Rose-Smith • September 25, 2015
The Franciscan Sisters of Mary and the University of Dayton are among the Catholic institutions addressing the threat of climate change by divesting from carbon and investing in the green economy.
Imogen Rose-Smith • September 24, 2015
The CIO for the university system’s Board of Regents divests from coal and tar sands and offers a new road map for responsible investing.
Institutional Investor • September 15, 2015
Linda Strumpf, chair of the investment committee at the Helmsley Foundation, says knowing a money manager's character is important when determining an investment strategy.
Celia Dallas • September 12, 2015
Forcing endowments to spend a certain proportion of their fund’s market value could add too much risk for sustained long-term returns.
Imogen Rose-Smith • September 08, 2015
Co-CIOs of Generation Investment Management Mark Ferguson and Miguel Nogales proved that the firm’s principles of sustainable investing work. Now co-founders Blood and Gore need to reach the next generation.
Imogen Rose-Smith • September 04, 2015
The former president and CEO of Stanford Management Co. is now co-head of hedge funds at Credit Suisse Asset Management.
Frances Denmark • August 28, 2015
The heads of several major endowment and pension funds agree that the market gyrations this week are hardly cause for fear.
Katie Gilbert • August 26, 2015
The venture veteran recently launched an online platform that lets individuals invest alongside institutions.
Institutional Investor • August 26, 2015
Steve Algert, managing director of the J. Paul Getty Trust, says the most important aspect of collaboration is the willingness to give something up to get something in return.
Ashby Monk • August 21, 2015
I’m heading out on vacation, but here are the five academic papers I’ve published since June to help you sleep ‘til I’m back!
Institutional Investor • August 19, 2015
Samuel Gallo, CIO of University System of Maryland Foundation, says mentorship needs to expand industrywide in order to advance financial services.
Ashby Monk • August 14, 2015
Welcome the weekend, everybody. Here’s some news for your reading enjoyment.
Ashby Monk • August 13, 2015
Institutional investors should take a more creative approach to sourcing deals.
Institutional Investor • August 10, 2015
An advantage that angel investors have, says Esther Dyson of EdVentures, is they don't invest other people's money and can afford to make mistakes.
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