Oil and gas investments provide numerous benefits for college and university endowments, including funding for scholarships and financial aid, expanding academic programs, and maintaining facilities.
A recent analysis by MSCI, an investment analytics firm, is being seized on by activists as evidence that divesting from fossil-fuel related companies actually improves portfolio performance, not weakens it.
First-of-its-kind independent survey commissioned by IPAA finds activist-led divestment efforts having “virtually no impact” on decisions of investment professionals
Welcome to DivestmentFacts.com, a website brought to you by the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) dedicated to providing the facts about the real costs and impacts of fossil fuel divestment on universities and college students. Schools and experts across the country agree that divestment is a flawed policy that is likely to threaten the …