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Safanad Completes Investment in CentralColo

NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad Limited (“Safanad”), a global principal investment firm, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has made an investment in CentralColo Holdings LLC (“CentralColo” or the “Company”).

CentralColo is an operator of data centers offering both retail and wholesale services to a global client base. CentralColo’s first facility is […]

August 4th, 2016|

China’s burden on business

Dr. John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Officer and regular CNBC contributor, was a guest on CNBC’s ‘Power Lunch’ on 1st August. During the segment, John discusses why it’s so difficult for US businesses to succeed in China.

August 3rd, 2016|

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|