Hedge Funds

Student group pressures Yale to reveal fund details


Unfarallon, the Yale student and alumni group, this week renewed its push for greater hedge fund transparency, calling upon Yale University's investment officers to publicly address the issues of ethical investing as it relates to hedge fund investing.

The group again asked David Swensen, Yale's chief investment officer, to reveal more details about hedge fund investments made by the private university's $11 billion endowment. Unfarallon claims that hedge funds make up more than 20% of the university's endowment and details of fees and the underlying investments of such funds should be disclosed so they can be scrutinized on an