Endowment Index

Endowment Index Gains 1.69% for Week Ended 8/28/2020

By August 31, 2020No Comments
The Endowment Index® calculated by Nasdaq OMX® (Symbol: ENDOW) closed at 1,370.04 Friday, increasing 1.69% from the previous Friday’s close of 1,347.30. The Endowment Index® represents the investable opportunity for managers of portfolis utilizing the Endowment Investment Philosophy® or otherwise incorporate alternative investments within a comprehensive asset allocation strategy. The Endowment Index® measures performance for a multi-asset, globally-diversified, three-dimensional portfolio that includes Global Equity, Global Income, and Alternative Investments (like Private Equity, Hedge Funds and Real Assets). The Index uses an objective, rules-based construction methodology based upon the portfolio allocations of over 770 educational institutions managing over $630 billion in total assets as of 6/30/2019. Each of the 24 sub-indexes that currently comprise the index are investable, and contained within those sub-indexes are over 44,000 underlying securities. You can obtain real-time pricing data on the Endowment Index® under the symbol “ENDOW” through major quote providers, including Bloomberg, Google Finance and others. The Morningstar® Index ID for the Endowment Index® is F00000TPG6. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. You cannot invest directly in an index. Indexes do not contain fees.