Macalester's investments returned 10.8% over the past twelve months, net of all fees. Over the past ten years, the endowment's returns have remained in the top quartile of endowments valued at between $500 million and $1 billion. Diversification and rebalancing to target weights have preserved capital and maintained liquidity for the college.

Investment Performance as of 12/31/2012

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One Year Three Years Five Years Ten Years
Macalester College Total Portfolio 10.78 7.70 3.53 9.48
Total Portfolio Policy Benchmark 12.37 8.52 3.32 9.37
Relative -1.59 -0.82 0.21 0.11