Endowment IndexTM Up At Close For Week Ended 8/14/2015

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In August 14, 2015

The Endowment IndexTM calculated by Nasdaq OMX® (Symbol: ENDOW) finished trading at 1,054.24 for the week ended Friday August 14, 2015, up slightly from its close of 1,052.42 for the week ended Friday August 7, 2015.

The Endowment IndexTM represents the investable opportunity for managers of portfolios utilizing the Endowment Investment PhilosophyTM or otherwise incorporate alternative investments within a comprehensive asset allocation strategy. The Endowment IndexTM measures performance for a multi-asset, globally-diversified, three-dimensional portfolio that includes Global Equity, Global Income, and Alternative Investments (like Private Equity, Hedge Funds and Real Assets). The Index uses an objective, rules-based construction methodology based upon the portfolio allocations of over 800 educational institutions managing over $500 billion in total assets. Each of the 19 sub-indexes that currently comprise the index are investable, and contained within those sub-indexes are over 30,000 underlying securities. You can obtain real-time pricing data on the Endowment IndexTM under the symbol “ENDOW” through major quote providers, including Bloomberg, Google Finance and others. The Morningstar® Index ID for the Endowment IndexTM is F00000TPG6.

Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. You cannot invest directly in an index. Indexes do not have fees.