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07.20.2020

Capital Constellation's Adamson Weighs In on Postpandemic Investing

The investment firm is stepping up activity following market dislocations stemming from the virus outbreak.

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07.13.2020

Digital Colony and Wafra Announce Strategic Partnership: Investment of Over $400 Million Further Accelerates Colony Capital’s Digital Transformation

Colony Capital, a leading global investment management firm, today announced it has agreed to terms of a strategic investment in which the affiliates of Wafra will acquire a minority stake in Digital Colony, the digital investment management division of Colony Capital.

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06.24.2020

OJO Labs Raises $62.5 Million, Acquires Movoto in Move to Transform the Homebuying Journey

OJO Labs today announced that it has closed on a $62.5 million funding round led by Wafra, the investment platform with $25 billion under management, with participation from Breyer Capital, LiveOak Venture Partners, Royal Bank of Canada, and Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures.

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05.03.2020

Podcast - Innovation From Asset Giants at Capital Constellation

Daniel de Faro Adamson, Senior Managing Director of Wafra and President of Capital Constellation, speaks about trends of asset owners and the shift to a more collaborative approach to investing.

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04.23.2020

Wafra CIO's advice to GPs: Focus on deals

Russell Valdez of the $25bn investor discusses how GPs can ease pressing concerns of LPs and how the firm is supporting its managers during the coronavirus crisis.

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04.08.2020

Emerging managers offer bright spot amid covid-19

Emerging managers’ innovative investment strategies and hunger to outperform make them an attractive proposition for LPs looking to deploy capital in a dislocated market.

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04.14.2020

Capital Constellation, Pollen Street Announce Strategic Partnership

Capital Constellation is acquiring a minority ownership stake in Pollen Street Capital, a European investment platform focused on the financial and business services sectors.

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03.31.2020

Capital Constellation Receives Increased Commitments Bringing Total Funding to $1.2 Billion

The Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (“APFC”) and The Railways Pension Scheme (“RPMI Railpen”) Increase Commitment to Capital Constellation by $200 Million.

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03.25.2020

Capital Constellation Offers Co-Investment Capital to Its “Next-Gen” Firms

Capital Constellation is building on its next-generation private-equity business by offering coinvestment
capital to managers it backs.

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03.24.2020

Argo, Wafra, Macquarie Invest in Data-Center Provider TierPoint

TierPoint, a leading provider of secure, connected data center and cloud solutions at the edge of the internet, today announced it has reached an agreement that will result in new, preferred equity investments totaling $320 million, which the company expects to be closed and funded by mid-April.

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