Fitch: Higher Ed Sector Seeing Sinking Endowment Returns

Piazza, Johanna
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/28/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31686, p34
Trade Publication
Cites a report of rating agency Fitch Ratings Inc. which states that colleges and universities are experiencing declining endowment returns. Reason behind the decline in endowment returns; Source of operating revenue for an institution; Percentage of endowment annually spend by schools.


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