2016 Council on Foundations - Commonfund Study of Investment of Endowments for Private and Community Foundations (CCSF)

2016 CCSF Report Cover

The CCSF report is the field’s most comprehensive and authoritative study on investment and governance policies and practices. The 2016 CCSF studies over 200 private and community foundations that represent over $100 billion in assets. Topics covered include:

  • Returns and investment objectives
  • Asset allocation and portfolio rebalancing
  • Investment policies
  • Responsible investment practices
  • Spending
  • Gifts
  • Debt
  • Fund flows
  • Resources, management and governance

Download the 2016 CCSF Report