Hedge Funds

Students Target Their School's Underperforming Investments

by bloomberg.com posted 4years ago 1200 views
College students decades ago protested endowment investments in South Africa during apartheid, and more recently, fossil fuels. Now there’s a new target: hedge funds. A group of Wright State University students is scheduled to gather Friday to call for trustees of the public school in Dayton, Ohio, to shed its hedge fund holdings, which totaled about 8 percent of the school foundation’s $80 million endowment as of Dec. 31.