Smaller Private Foundations Gave Out Much More Than Required in 2014
Foundations with less than $1 million in assets averaged distributions of 13.2%, Foundation Source reported.
Private Equity Firms Selling Companies Faster
The average time private equity firms hold buyout investments has dropped to 5.5 years for companies sold so far in 2015, according to a Preqin report.
Tiger 21’s Ultrawealthy Investors Expand Reach, Form Holding Company
Tiger 21, the peer-to-peer network for ultrawealthy investors, has experienced substantial growth in this decade and is looking to move to the next level.
Own a Luxury Vacation Home Without the Hassles of Ownership
Equity Estates’ Luxury Residence Fund offers both "return on investment" and "return on living," its founder says.
Real Estate Investors Looking to Buy More, Higher Priced Houses
Nearly half of real estate investors plan to buy four or more houses this year, a Visio survey says.
Many Investors Expecting Double-Digit Returns Prefer Lower-Risk Investments
Individual savers are feeling increasingly confident and want to invest more, but many have an unrealistic view on how their assets will perform, a Schroders survey found.
Millennials Now Biggest Generation in Work Force: Pew
Millennials in the first quarter overtook Generation X as the largest component of the U.S. work force, according to a new Pew Research report.
Hedge Funds Outperform S&P 500 in April
Hedge funds produced an aggregate return of 1.2% in April, bringing their year-to-date return to 2.9%.
New DAF Enables Donors to Fund Individual Researchers
Benefunder has introduced a donor-advised fund to which, it says, advisors can direct clients who want to support research in areas of their interest.
Biggest Impact Investors Plan 16% Boost in 2015
More than a quarter of respondents said their investments had greater impact than they had expected, according to a survey.