Harvard Management Company

Performance History

Strong Long-Term Performance

Meeting Harvard's current and future needs

Strong Long-term Performance - Meeting Harvard’s current and future needs

Over the long term, HMC has produced excellent investment returns for the Harvard University portfolio. The annualized return on the endowment over the last 20 years has been more than 10.0% per year and the endowment was valued at $35.7 billion at June 30, 2016. In fiscal year 2016, distributions from the endowment contributed over a third of the University's operating budget.

HMC Endowment Reports:

"The endowment returns generated by HMC provide critical funding to the University's innovative financial aid programs, as well as research and educational initiatives." Drew Gilpin Faust
President, Harvard University