Värde Partners

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Värde Partners is a global alternative investment firm with origins in credit and distressed. The firm seeks opportunities in less efficient markets and pursues assets at a discount to their intrinsic or potential value, all with the focus of creating value for its investors and empowering the common good they seek. Investments span corporate and sovereign credit, restructurings, real estate, mortgages, private equity, and direct lending.


Corporate and Traded Credit

This segment comprises restructurings, liquidations, and opportunistic traded credit in both corporate and government-issued instruments.

Financial Services

This segment focuses on private equity investments in financial services businesses.

Real Estate

This segment focuses on opportunistic and value-add investments in real estate assets (both residential and commercial), operating companies, and real estate secured debt.

Real Assets and Infrastructure

This segment comprises private credit and asset-level equity investments in energy, transportation and related industries.


Värde is a leading investor in commercial and residential mortgages including new originations, secondary loans and portfolios, securities and servicing.

Assets under management: $14 billion (as of December 31, 2020)