News and Views

The business climate in China

John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and regular CNBC contributor, appeared on CNBC’s ‘Closing Bell’ on 17th June. During this segment John discusses doing business in China in the light of Beijing ruling against Apple in a patent case around the iPhone 6.

June 19th, 2016|

Safanad Completes Acquisition of Rimstock

(New York, NY – June 9, 2016) – Safanad, a global principal investment firm, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has acquired a controlling interest in Rimstock Plc (“Rimstock” or the “Company”).

Rimstock is the leading manufacturer of cast and forged aluminum automotive wheels in the United Kingdom for the automotive aftermarket and original equipment […]

June 9th, 2016|

Safanad and Formation Capital Acquire Assisted Living Facilities from Agape Senior

Safanad and Formation Capital Acquire Assisted Living Facilities from Agape Senior

NEW YORK, March 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad, and its industry partner in the senior care investment platform, Formation Capital, have completed the acquisition of 9 Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in the state of South Carolina for $128.6 million.

Agape Senior is one of the largest […]

March 18th, 2016|

Mindset of Chinese government

Dr. John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and regular CNBC contributor, was a guest on CNBC’s ‘Squawk on the Street’ on 17th February. During the segment, John shared his insights on the Chinese government and their control over capital spending.

February 18th, 2016|

China is a capital outflow story

John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and regular CNBC contributor, co-hosted an in-depth China Special on CNBC on 18th January, where he shared his perspective on the current turmoil in the Chinese markets.

January 20th, 2016|

Capital flight big story in China

John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and CNBC contributor, was a guest on CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ on 14th January where he provided perspective on the slowdown in China.

January 14th, 2016|

China ‘learning it’s way’

On 7th January John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and CNBC contributor, joined CNBC’s ‘Squawk Alley’ by phone to share his latest views on the Chinese economy.

January 14th, 2016|

China data a ‘head-scratcher’

John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and CNBC contributor, was a guest on CNBC’s Squawk Box on 5th January where he provided perspective on China’s foggy future and the true depth of the the slowdown.

January 5th, 2016|

President Xi Jinping visit just a show?

Dr. John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist and CNBC contributor, was a guest on CNBC’s Squawk Box on September 23rd with Peter Navarro, UC-Irvine professor. They discussed Xi Jinping’s upcoming State Visit and Corporate Agenda.

September 27th, 2015|

Safanad and Aspen Heights to Recapitalize $400 million Portfolio of Student Housing Properties

(New York, NY – September 1st, 2015) – Safanad, the global principal investment firm, and Aspen Heights, a developer and operator of off campus student housing across the United States, announced they have entered into a strategic partnership to target newly developed purpose built student housing properties at large universities.  As part of this agreement, […]

September 1st, 2015|