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Yale’s Swensen Leaves Legacy of Proteges Across Investing

(Bloomberg) — Before David Swensen started working at Yale in 1985, its portfolio consisted mostly of plain-vanilla stocks and bonds. By diversifying into private equity, hedge funds and real estate, he put the endowment on a new trajectory, ultimately changing how universities and other institutional investors manage their money.Swensen, who died Wednesday of cancer at 67, managed Yale’s fund for more than half his lifetime. Valued at $31.2 billion, it’s the second-richest private-college endowment, after Harvard.Yale had been around for 300 years, and Swensen, as chief investment officer, saw his mission as providing funding for the university for another three centuries, said his longtime friend and a former chairman of the Yale investment committee, Charles Ellis.“Once you make the commitment to long-term investing, bonds have no place and conventional stocks are OK,” Ellis said in an interview. “Can you do better?”Swensen

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JG Ballard’s Shanghai Home

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In front of The Ballard Home in 2007. Pix by Andy Best

Empire Of The Son:
Exploring JG Ballard’s Shanghai Home & Haunts

It all started in January, 2006. That was when I met Canadian Englit Professor Peter Brigg. We hit it off — one Ballardian to another — and at that first meeting he kindly gave me five pictures he had taken of the Shanghai Ballard home, and photocopies of three letters from JGB about his Shanghai roots.

Intrigued, I asked Peter how he came to have taken these photos. His explanation set me off on a new area of JGB research which culminated in my visiting his childhood home and other Ballardian areas of Shanghai on September 18, 2007.

What follows is the history of all the zany steps that journey took, complete with photos, graphics, a short video and a number of maps. As well as

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The Bund House Shanghai rent apartment,

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The Bund House covers an area of 4.7 hectares and has a total floor area of 260,000 square meters which includes the ground floor area of 170,000 square meters. The compound is composed of seven high-rise apartment buildings fully decorated with refinement. The pair of apartment buildings hold units sized from 300 to 610 square meters. The Bund House has been constructed in the international architectural style while its park contains many carefully preserved older buildings of various ages. The Bund House strives to forge new design while at the same time preserving the cultural heritage of the past.

Features & Facilities

  • 24-hour Management
  • Swimming Pool
  • Gym
  • Children’s Playground
  • Sauna
  • SPA


LAYOUT: 1 Bedroom

SIZE: 93-93 sqm

ASKING RENT: ¥25,000-25,000
LAYOUT: 3 Bedrooms

SIZE: 307-330 sqm

ASKING RENT: ¥50,000-55,000
LAYOUT: 4 Bedrooms

SIZE: 235-345 sqm
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Shelton Homes for Sale: Shelton, WA Real Estate

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Mountain View Elementary School

PublicPreschool to 5



Bordeaux Elementary School


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