Articles tagged "David Swensen"
Yale endowment's performance comes in like a lamb again -- even as David Swensen is lionized in the pages of the NY Times.
With the boom years figured in, endowment manager Swensen is still an all-time winner but in spite of the past decade
November 14, 2016 at 6:58 PM
Chasing bad performance: Why investors can't get enough of those increasingly lame hedge funds
Most assets are institutional but there's a trillion dollars of baby boomer assets ripe for the plucking by RIAs who can generate returns sans the highway robbery fees
April 28, 2015 at 7:46 PM
The 10 biggest threats to the RIA business heading into 2014
The fiduciary planning model is taking shots from every angle but the jugular looks inaccessible
December 27, 2013 at 11:02 PM
Why the Yale endowment model has potentially calamitous pitfalls according to ... Yale itself
The endowment model's 20-year winning streak had consultants and asset managers imitating its high-risk strategies -- and then came the crash
September 21, 2012 at 4:28 AM
Why the Yale endowment model may still be fundamentally flawed
After the 2008-2009 crash, many concluded that liquidity was the problem -- but what if it's old-fashioned diversification?
June 15, 2012 at 2:44 AM
The Yale endowment model of investing is not dead
Ivy League money managers made questionable decisions and asset allocation, modern portfolio theory got blame