Two Reasons to Rethink Real Estate Investing
I wish Elon Musk the best of luck in colonizing Mars, but until he succeeds, it's axiomatic that the supply of tradable real estate is fixed.
Mercatus’ Peirce Said to Be Leading Candidate for SEC Seat
Hester Peirce, a fellow at George Mason University’s Mercatus Center, is the leading candidate to replace Commissioner Daniel Gallagher, sources say.
Top 20 Richest Colleges of 2014: The Biggest Endowments
Healthy investment returns allow schools to fund a larger portion of their budgets from endowments.
Yale’s Swensen: Consider Climate Change When Investing
“Your consideration of the costs and risks of climate change should lead you to better investment decisions,” says the endowment manager.
19 Top Colleges for Green MBAs: 2014
These college rankings weave together the priority given to sustainability education with Financial Times’ Global MBA ratings.
Misconceptions Over Investment Terms Can Plague Advisors Large and Small
The saga of the San Diego County pension plan and its advisor should serve as a cautionary tale for advisors about the importance of educating clients.
New Hire Roundup: Great-West Financial Names Manello CFO
Also in new hires, Treasury's Office of Financial Research added 11 new members to its financial research advisory committee.
GMO’s Inker: Don’t Outlive Your Retirement Money
The GMO strategist talks with Research about dynamic asset allocation and more.
Top 20 Richest Colleges for 2013: The Biggest Endowments
Of the 835 colleges studied, endowments rose by an average of nearly 12% in the fiscal year ending in June 2013.
15 Most Generous American Donors in 2013
The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual ranking of the top 50 donors to charitable causes showed contributions rose 4% over 2012.