RiskFirst’s Darius Grant speaks to Global Investor about falling endowment returns

The latest NACUBO-Commonfund’s annual study on endowment returns shows that college and university endowments’ net returns declined for the second straight year in 2016, dropping into negative territory and posting their worst results since the depths of the financial crisis.

Following the release of the figures, Darius Grant, Head of Endowments and Foundations at RiskFirst, spoke to Global Investor magazine about how enhancements to the way that endowments define, measure and manage risk could play a significant role in increasing the probability of maintaining the real value of the endowment spend across generations.

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