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2019 Commonfund Benchmarks Study® of Independent Schools Released

Independent Schools Report 5.7% Return on Endowment Assets for FY2019 Investment Results Are Lower than Previous 2 Years but at Mid-Point of 5-Year Returns; 10-Year Returns Show Sharp Increase...
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2019 HEPI Report Released

Inflation for U.S. higher education institutions rises 2.5% in fiscal 2019 WILTON, CT, December 23, 2019 – Data from the annual Commonfund Higher Education Price Index (HEPI) show that inflation for...
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2018 Commonfund Benchmarks Study® of Independent Schools (CSIS) Released

Commonfund Study of Independent Schools Reports 7.4% Return on Endowment Assets for FY2018 Investment Result Is Lower Compared to Previous Year, but Long-Term Returns Generally Improve WILTON, CT,...
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2018 HEPI Report Released

Inflation for U.S. Higher Education Institutions Rises 2.8% in Fiscal 2018 WILTON, CT, December 10, 2018 – Data from the annual Commonfund Higher Education Price Index (HEPI) show that inflation for...
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2017 CSHO Study of Healthcare Organizations Released

Organizations Participating in Commonfund Benchmarks Study® of Nonprofit Healthcare Organizations Report Mixed Long-Term Results 13.2% Investment Return for 2017 Is Highest for Healthcare...
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2017 CCSF Study of Foundations Released

National Foundation Study Shows Investment Returns Rose in 2017; Spending Rates Mixed, Gift-Giving Increased for Community Foundations Data from the Council on Foundations-Commonfund Study (CCSF)...