EJF Capital is a global alternative asset manager creating institutional investment solutions within financials across the liquidity spectrum. It focuses on regulatory event-driven investing in financials and real estate. The firm employs a value-based, fundamental approach to security selection with a macro overlay based on the regulatory environment. EJF analyzes the pendulum movement to forecast how institutions are going to lend and invest.
The Fund utilizes a catalyst-driven approach to identify securities across the entire capital structure, primarily in companies focused on banking or the related financials sector.
The Fund is designed to invest in real estate projects located in Qualified Opportunity Zones (“QOZ”), which were created under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
The Fund focuses on investment strategies that arise out of market dislocation, either due to broad market disruptions or issuer-specific circumstances.
The Fund is a Fundamentals-driven equity strategy focused on the financial services sector. It capitalizes on market opportunities, including those which stem from regulatory changes within the financial services industry.
Rocade Capital, EJF’s litigation lending platform, provides Capital to plaintiff law firms to pursue mass torts and other litigation.
Assets under management: $5.9 billion (as of December 31, 2020)