Harvard Management Co

Harvard Management Company
Endowment

Entire Ivy League Outpaces Harvard Endowment in Fiscal Year 2017

​In a year when most institutional investors rode out robust public markets, Harvard’s 8.1 percent investment return for fiscal year 2017 placed it last among Ivy League endowments.

Harvard Management Company
Endowment

Harvard Sheds Portfolio Assets in Fiscal Year 2017

Harvard's annual financial report indicates significant shifts in investment strategy in fiscal year 2017, including the jettisoning of billions in assets.

Silliman College
Endowment

Yale Endowment Returns Top Harvard, But Trail Ivy Peers

Yale University—the Ivy League school known for consistently leading the pack in annual investment returns—returned 11.3 percent on its investments for fiscal year 2017.

Endowment Returns FY 2017
Endowment

Harvard’s Endowment Returns, Explained

Harvard’s endowment posted an 8.1 percent return on its investments for the fiscal year. Here’s what that means, and why it matters.

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - HMC Office
Endowment

Asset Breakdown Absent from HMC Report

In a departure from tradition, notably absent from the annual endowment report Harvard Management Company released Tuesday was a dissection of the assets that comprise its portfolio

Endowment Returns FY 2017
University Finances

Harvard Returns 8.1 Percent in ‘Disappointing’ Fiscal Year 2017

Harvard returned 8.1 percent on its investments in fiscal year 2017, a “disappointing” performance the firm’s CEO called “a symptom of deep structural problems at HMC.”

Endowment Returns, FY 2009-2017
Endowment

Endowment Returns, FY 2009-2017

Endowment Returns, FY 2009-2017
College Finance

Strong Public Markets May Bode Well for Harvard

Robust growth in public markets may portend growth for Harvard's endowment in fiscal year 2017.

University Finances

HMC to Unload Private Equity Assets

Harvard Management Company—the firm managing Harvard’s $35.7 billion endowment—is nearing the final stage in talks to sell over $2 billion in private equity and real estate assets to Lexington Partners.

Endowment

Harvard’s Endowment Plans to Sell $70 Million of Cows and Farmland Assets

Not even Harvard’s cows are safe as Harvard Management Company undergoes a radical restructuring that it hopes will reverse a decade of lackluster returns.

Rubenstein's Board Affilations
Endowment

Rubenstein's Board Affilations

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - HMC Office
University Finances

The Rise and Fall of HMC

Harvard Management Company's new CEO is leading an effort to revamp the University's investment arm.

HMC Endowment Composition
Endowment

HMC Endowment Composition

HMC Endowment Percentage Returns FY2016
Endowment

HMC Endowment Percentage Returns FY2016

University Finances

Faust Made $1.4 Million in 2015

University President Drew G. Faust earned just over $1.4 million in compensation in calendar year 2015.