Macalester's investments returned 11.9% 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 6/30/2017


One Year Three Years Five Years Ten Years

Macalester Endowment

     11.9       4.2        7.9      5.6
Total Portfolio Policy Benchmark      11.2       4.0        7.2      4.7
Relative       0.7       0.2        0.7      0.9