Alex Banker was appointed to run Yale University's $31.2 billion endowment on an interim basis, following the death of CIO David Swensen.
Harvard University's endowment spun off its natural resources team, creating an independent entity to manage some farm-related investments.
Georgetown University seeks to spur a dialogue on bringing more diversity into its "overwhelmingly white and male" investing business.
Howard University is set to become the first historically Black college to join in the unprecedented borrowing binge sweeping U.S. markets.
Harvard University denied applying for or receiving funds from a program for small businesses, despite President Trump's claim that it did.
Rich universities are investing to save the heart of their college towns: the small businesses near campus.
Stanford University faces as much as $43 million in taxes under a levy on college endowments, part of President Donald Trump's tax overhaul.
Colleges facing the new endowment tax won't be taxed on unrealized income from their billions of dollars in assets before the levy was approved.
The University of Texas Investment Management Co. has persuaded about half its hedge funds to renegotiate fees, tying them more closely to performance.
Dan Cummings, Harvard University's former head of real estate, received $23.8 million in 2016, making him the highest-paid employee at the endowment.
Columbia University's endowment has invested a third of its assets in hedge funds at a time when other large investors are chasing low-cost passive funds.
Another Harvard University farmland investment in Brazil may go awry.
The University of Texas Investment Management Co. is trying to change how its hedge fund managers are paid using a model known as 1-or-30.
Harvard University's endowment is in talks to move the management of a portion of its real estate investments to Bain Capital.
The largest public university endowment in the U.S. is pausing an aggressive expansion of investments in private equity as valuations have surged.
Some of the biggest U.S. college endowments withdrew almost $700 million of Asia-focused investments in the second quarter.
Harvard University is trying to sell timberland located in Uruguay worth about $120 million.