The Canyon Catalyst Funds (“CCF”) are a series of funds managed by $26 billion alternative asset management firm, Canyon Partners, LLC, on behalf of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS). CCF invests in value-add equity opportunities in the western United States via programmatic joint venture partnerships with Real Estate Emerging Managers.
The Canyon Catalyst Funds were established to support the next generation of institutional real estate managers. Canyon seeks to identify high potential Emerging Managers with specialized expertise in specific asset classes, a demonstrated track record, and access to unique investment opportunities. Through programmatic joint ventures and mentorship, Canyon provides guidance and support as each Emerging Manager seeks to capitalize on their potential and grow in a thoughtful and responsible manner.