Harvard Moves to Outsource Management of Most of Its Endowment
After years of turmoil at the top, Harvard is reversing its long-standing commitment to managing most of its endowment money in house. The management company will lay off up to half its investment staff and spin out its real estate business.
January 25, 2017
Denison CIO Adele Gorrilla Quits for Family Office
A search is underway for a new leader of the $750 million university endowment.
December 15, 2016
Dartmouth CIO Resigns; Search Underway
The $4.5 billion Ivy League endowment needs a new investment chief.
November 14, 2016
Sweet Briar Saga Puts Endowments in the Spotlight
The near-closure of the small Virginia college is a cautionary tale as enrollment and fundraising challenges increase for institutions of higher learning.
June 25, 2015
Ivy Endowments Thriving in Bear Market
Columbia portfolio’s 23.6 percent gain leads its peers in 2011.
November 30, 2011
Mohamed El-Erian: A Harvard Education
Mohamed El-Erian reveals what he learned about the odd ways of money managers while running Harvard’s endowment.
September 1, 2010
U.S. Investment Management Winners’ Circle
Six winners of U.S. Investment Management awards share their thoughts on the state of the world economy and the future of finance.
July 14, 2010
University of Michigan: Cool Character
Last autumn, as the financial markets were going into free fall, University of Michigan CIO Erik Lundberg received a gift from one of the school endowment fund’s British asset managers.
November 4, 2009
University of Pennsylvania: Dare to Be Different
When it comes to the Ivy League, the University of Pennsylvania has long operated in the shadow of Harvard and Yale.
November 4, 2009
Eric Doppstadt Goes From Lawyer to Leader
Eric Doppstadt takes over as new CIO for Ford’s $9.2 billion endowment.
July 7, 2009