Reports & Surveys

Study of Foundations

Posted by Commonfund on Aug 21, 2015

Topic: Governance and Policy | Industry Knowledge

The CCSF study provides an authoritative and comprehensive survey of private and community foundation investment and governance practices.

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HEPI

Posted by Commonfund on Dec 4, 2015

Topic: Industry Knowledge

The annual Commonfund Higher Education Price Index (HEPI) report provides an analysis of HEPI and the cost factors...

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Responsible Investing: Endowment Survey

Posted by Commonfund on Apr 19, 2015

Topic: Responsible Investing

Commonfund Institute, NACUBO and AGB survey builds upon the 2014 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments® by delving in to responsible investing practices, policies and portfolio strategies. Topics covered include: defining responsible investing practices; current investment practices; policies and procedures; views on responsible investing; and potential portfolio changes.

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Hedge Funds: An Instructional Look

Posted by Commonfund on Dec 4, 2015

Topic: Asset Allocation | Hedge Funds

Hedge funds often account for the largest share of institutions’ allocation to alternative investment strategies yet, hedge fund strategies can be difficult to understand. We have created a reference guide that will be useful when considering hedge funds in your portfolios.

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Study of Endowments

Posted by Commonfund on Mar 2, 2015

Topic: Industry Knowledge

The NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments® (NCSE) provides the most comprehensive analysis of financial, investment and governance policies and practices.

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Be Heard: Participate in the next Study of Private and Community Foundations

Posted by Commonfund Institute on Aug 21, 2015

Topic: Industry Knowledge

Become a participant in the next Council on Foundations-Commonfund Study of Investment of Endowments for Private and Community Foundations (CCSF). This annual report provides an overview on investment and governance policies and practices of endowments for private and community foundations.

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Participate in the next Healthcare Study

Posted by Commonfund Institute on Aug 28, 2015

Topic: Governance and Policy | Industry Knowledge

Become a participant in the next Healthcare Organizations Report. The Commonfund Benchmarks Study® – Healthcare Organizations Report provides an analysis of the investment and governance policies and practices of nonprofit healthcare organizations across the U.S. Let your voice be heard on a range a topics important to healthcare organizations.

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Commonfund Study of Responsible Investing: Foundations Survey

Posted by Commonfund Institute on Jul 14, 2016

Topic: Industry Knowledge | Responsible Investing

The Council on Foundations - Commonfund Study of Responsible Investing for Foundations analyzes the investment management and governance practices of U.S. foundations, both private and public. Data is excerpted from the Council on Foundations - Commonfund Study of Foundations (CCSF).

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Commonfund Benchmarks Study – Healthcare Report

Posted by Commonfund on Aug 28, 2014

Topic: Governance and Policy | Industry Knowledge

The Commonfund Benchmarks Study–Healthcare Report provides an analysis of investment & governance policies & practices of healthcare organizations.

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