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First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 1 reports

Rockefeller Heirs Divest Oil Assets That Built Fortune

Sept. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Carl Larry, president at Oil Outlook & Opinions, talks with Olivia Sterns about the heirs of John D. Rockefeller divesting their vast oil fortune from the family’s $860 million philanthropic organization and looks at which investors ... [Published Bloomberg - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Sensex hovers around 27,000; auto, FMCG scrips up

At  10:39 AM: The S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 26,990, down 100 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 8,084, down 38 points.The BSE Mid-cap index is trading up 0.18% at 9,883, while BSE Small-cap is up 0.49% at 11,246.Some buying activity is seen in auto, ... [Published India Infoline - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign institutional investors step up investments in long-term government bonds re-instating faith in economy

Mumbai: Foreign institutional investors, or FIIs, have stepped up investments in long-term government bonds with maturities extending up to 28-30 years, marking a shift from their practice of betting mainly on Indian sovereign debt instruments maturing ... [Published Economic Times - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Saving Investments

Send This Article to Your Friends ×Wow I can get you 20%!OK, the above may be slightly tongue in cheek; however, how many times have you heard so called advisers use something similar in their pitch?Being a financial planner is the best job in the world; ... [Published BusinessPulse - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

The power of community grant-makers

When I think of famous philanthropists, the names of Andrew Carnegie and John Rockefeller come to mind. Their families were both wealthy and generous. They knew it was far easier to make money than it was to responsibly give it away. They wanted their ... [Published NWI Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Tupelo Educators Recognized As ‘Teachers Of Distinction”

TUPELO, MISS. (WCBI) – Some of the top teachers in one area school district were recognized today.The annual “Teachers of Distinction” luncheon and awards ceremony was held for outstanding educators in the Tupelo Public School District.Each year, The ... [Published WCBI - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 3 reports

University of California votes not to divest from fossil fuels

The University of California voted on Friday to maintain its investments in fossil fuels, frustrating a student-led effort to divest its portfolio in oil, natural gas and coal. UC is among the major college endowments have been reluctant to shake up ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Community Foundation announces new board president

The Community Foundation of Mendocino County is pleased to announce the election of Katie Gibbs as board president. Ms. Gibbs has been a board member since 2007.Ms. Gibbs initially served on the Program Committee, the committee which makes Community ... [Published Ukiah Daily Journal - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Endowment sees 19.2 percent return THE DARTMOUTH

The College endowment earned an investment return of 19.2 percent for the 2014 fiscal year, its highest growth since the recession. As of July 30, the endowment amounted to $4.5 billion, reflecting a growth of $735 million since the last fiscal year.The ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

More than $5 million in surplus may offset Nashua tax rate

NASHUA — An aldermanic panel is recommending that more than $5 million in surplus funds be used to offset the tax rate for Nashua residents.In addition, the Budget Review Committee is supporting a recommendation from Mayor Donnalee Lozeau to take nearly ... [Published Union Leader - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Schools to get more endowment funds

Timber sales are up and reserve funds are swelling — but that will result in a relatively small revenue boost for K-12.The state Land Board carved up dollars for endowment beneficiaries Tuesday — including public schools, the agency that receives the ... [Published CDA Press - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Investment strategies of wealthy families

By Community Administrator • Posted 16 September 20140 COMMENTSWhile wealthy families and individuals are often associated with an entrepreneurial mindset and an appetite for risk, this does not necessarily mean that they aggressively pursue high-risk ... [Published WhosWho - Sep 16 2014]

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...A big Canada-based pension fund is also lapping up Indian government bonds with long-term maturities, ranging from five to 30 years. "Given the high differential between India and global rates, and the improved India macro, funds continue to invest in Indian debt" said Ananth Narayan, regional head of financial markets-South Asia at Standard Chartered Bank
As Albert Einstein put it: "Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it; he who doesn't, pays it."
...She notes, "Serving on the Program Committee was very gratifying. It clarified the importance of supporting Mendocino County's numerous non-profits as each strives to improve the quality of life for local residents. It has been equally rewarding to be a part of the development of The Community Foundation's facility, which reflects the sense of permanence that is at the heart of our community foundation's mission, and is clearly expressed in our slogan "For Good, For Here, Forever.""
Addressing calls to divest from fossil fuels, Bachher said: "It is clear to me...that these actions will have financial consequences on all of us and on our portfolios."

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Rockefeller Heirs Divest Oil Assets That Built ... [Published Bloomberg - 13 hours ago]
Sensex hovers around 27,000; auto, FMCG scrips up [Published India Infoline - 23 hours ago]
Sensex below 26,950; banking, IT scrips weak [Published India Infoline - Sep 22 2014]
Foreign institutional investors step up investm... [Published Economic Times - Sep 22 2014]
Saving Investments [Published BusinessPulse - Sep 21 2014]
The power of community grant-makers [Published NWI Times - Sep 21 2014]
UCLA alumnus pledges $900,000 to center for Isr... [Published Daily Bruin - Sep 20 2014]
Ghassemian Establishes Scholarship Endowment wi... [Published Armenian Weekly - Sep 20 2014]
Tupelo Educators Recognized As ‘Teachers Of Dis... [Published WCBI - Sep 20 2014]
UC votes not to divest from fossil fuels [Published Washington Post - Sep 20 2014]
University of California votes not to divest fr... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
University of California rejects student call t... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 19 2014]
Community Foundation announces new board president [Published Ukiah Daily Journal - Sep 19 2014]
University of California votes not to divest fr... [Published CNBC - Sep 19 2014]
How Is This Rosh Hashanah Different from All Ot... [Published Forward - Sep 19 2014]
A time to reflect on the past, while also looki... [Published Jewish Community Voice - Sep 17 2014]
Endowment sees 19.2 percent return THE DARTMOUTH [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
More than $5 million in surplus may offset Nash... [Published Union Leader - Sep 17 2014]
UCLA alumnus gifts $900,000 to the Y&S Nazarian... [Published UCLA International Institue - Sep 16 2014]
Schools to get more endowment funds [Published CDA Press - Sep 16 2014]
Dartmouth Posts 19.2% Investment Return in Year... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 16 2014]
Investment strategies of wealthy families [Published WhosWho - Sep 16 2014]
Caperton, Gee to join Henry Winkler in upcoming... [Published Jackson Newspapers - Sep 16 2014]
From awareness to action [Published Concordia University Concordian - Sep 16 2014]
Panel to review National Pension System investm... [Published Financial Express - Sep 15 2014]
A century of quiet service [Published Findlay Courier - Sep 15 2014]
MIT releases endowment figures for 2014 [Published MIT News - Sep 13 2014]
Simmons First Trust to Buy Talbot Capital Manag... [Published Arkansas Business - Sep 12 2014]
Our View: Ups & Downs - The CANpaign was a su... [Published High Point Enterprise - Sep 12 2014]
NWI foundations benefit from Lilly Endowment's ... [Published NWI Times - Sep 12 2014]
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University of California votes not to divest fr... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
The University of California voted on Friday to maintain its investments in fossil fuels, frustrating a student-led effort to divest its portfolio in oil, natural gas and coal. UC is among the major college endowments have been reluctant to shake up ...
$350M gift to tackle public health challenges [Published Harvard Gazette - Sep 08 2014]
Harvard University will announce today a $350 million gift — the largest in Harvard’s history — to support efforts at the School of Public Health (HSPH) to tackle the world’s toughest health challenges. The gift comes from Newton, Mass.-based ...
Feel Like Betting On Life Expectancy? There's A... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 07 2014]
Think CDS were the scourge of humanity, think again. As Pension360 reports , several Wall Street firms are selling securities backed by longevity risk - the risk that retirees receiving benefits will live longer than expected (and thus incur a higher ...
Olympus Partners acquires Innovative XCessories... [Published PE Hub Blog - Aug 22 2014]
Olympus Partners has acquired Innovative XCessories & Services , which provides accessories to the automotive aftermarket and equipment manufacturers. The acquisition is Olympus’ second from its sixth fund. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. ...
Olympus Partners completes sale of Homax to PPG... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 02 2014]
PPG Industries has closed its buy of The Homax Group from Olympus Partners . No financial terms were disclosed. Sawaya Segalas provided advice to Homax on the transaction. Based in Bellingham, Wash., Homax is a producer of home care products. ...
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