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Endowment Model - interpretation, implementation

Tuesday, April 22, 2008
The endowment model has always been in place - because in its purest form it is truly just asset allocation.

A SQUARE :: 22Apr08 Endowment Model - interpretation, implementation
Category Endowment Model
Author Sona Blessing
Despite the success university endowments such as Yale and Harvard have achieved with it (i.e. they have accomplished some of the best long-term track records - approximately 17% gross annualised returns), investors may not necessarily have had access to this investment structure ...
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