Cambridge University receives £100m gift from former student

Country
Russia (RU)
Score
3.17
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-02-05 (UTC)
ID
13181500

Donation by financier David Harding will primarily be used to assist Phd students The University of Cambridge is celebrating the largest single donation to an English university in recent history, after announcing a gift of £100m from the financier David Harding to support students. Harding, a physics graduate from Cambridge who became a billionaire and hugely successful hedge fund manager, has pledged that some of the funds will go to promote access for students from disadvantaged and minority ethnic backgrounds. Continue reading...