Investing in partnerships.
Creating abundance.

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Wafra is an investment firm established to build long-term prosperity for asset owners around the world.  Wafra means “abundance” and for more than 30 years we have worked patiently and sought to creatively deliver on this promise. We currently manage over $23 billion in assets and commitments in a variety of asset strategies from Alternative Finance to Venture Capital.  Behind our investment strategies are talented professionals, principally in New York and other financial centers, who bring expertise and experience to deliver strategic, reward-focused solutions. Wafra seeks to provide long-term investment return solutions that can span not just years, but generations.


Q1 2017: First Time’s A Charm

First-time private equity funds have seen a recent rise in popularity as the current low-return world is forcing investors to reassess their risk/reward assessments across asset classes and strategies within those asset classes.

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Q4 2016: An Inside Job

Sovereign and pension investors are increasingly building out their own investment teams and must choose between how and to what extent to develop in-house investment capabilities.

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Q2 2016: Institutional Investing in Infrastructure

An exploration of the infrastructure investment universe, highlighting sovereign and pension consortia as a way to access infrastructure investments.

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$ 23.1 Billion

Assets Under Management

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