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Foundation Giving Trends 2016

Key facts and figures on giving, income and assets in the Top 300 UK independent charitable foundations ranked by grant-making.

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Giving Trends Top 300 Foundation Grant-Makers 2015 Report

Key facts and figures on giving, income and assets in the Top 300 UK independent charitable foundations ranked by grant-making.

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Giving Trends Top 100 Family Foundations 2015

This is the seventh edition of Family Foundation Giving Trends. It provides an update on annual charitable income and spending by the UK’s top 100 family foundations in 2013/2014, with details on the next 50 foundations.

Intentional Investing

Whether and how to develop a charity's investment strategy with its values and aims in mind.

Giving Trends Top 300 Foundations 2014 Report

This publication details the size, shape and trajectory of foundation giving.

Family Foundation Giving Trends 2014 Report

This publication provides an update on annual charitable spending by the top family foundations.

For Good And Not For Keeps

How much can we safely spend on our charitable activities year on year while reserving the value of our investment assets for future generations?

Engagement in the Social Investment Market

This research explores the realities of social investment from the perspective of UK foundations.

The Governance and Financial Management of Endowed Charitable Foundations

This report examines the common principles for the management of charitable foundations.

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