Earnings Power + Staying Power Since 1990
For 30+ years, Canyon Partners has employed a deep value, credit intensive approach to capitalize on investment opportunities characterized by complexity.
Canyon has a long history as a value-oriented special situations investor and provider of bespoke financing solutions across corporate credit, structured credit, and real estate. We seek to capture excess returns available to those investors with specialized expertise, rigorous research capabilities, and the ability to underwrite complexity.
Canyon has employed this approach to create value and deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns for its investors for 30+ years. Canyon offers a suite of products designed to fit the investment objectives of a broad range of investors globally.
“Learning is not compulsory… neither is survival.”
W. Edwards Deming
Success By the Numbers
Founded by Josh Friedman and Mitch Julis
Assets Under Management
Global Expertise, Local Knowledge
With offices in North America, Europe, and Asia, we have investment professionals in major markets.
Deeply Rooted, Forward Looking
Celebrating three decades of growth and a dynamic future.
Canyon began investing in real estate
First commingled multi-strategy credit vehicle launched
Registered with SEC as investment advisor*
Holding company Canyon Partners LLC launched
First collateralized debt obligation
Smaller more concentrated multi-strategy credit vehicle launched
Canyon opens New York and London offices
First closed-end distressed vehicle
Canyon opens Shanghai office
River Canyon was launched
Canyon opens Tokyo office
First CLO risk retention vehicle launched
First commingled real estate debt strategy launched
Canyon opens Hong Kong office
Canyon opens Seoul office
A Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Policy is formalized
Canyon launches an ESG-focused strategy
United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investing (UNPRI) welcomes Canyon as a signatory
Canyon’s ESG Policy is formalized and replaces our “Approach to ESG”
Canyon opens Dallas office
First commingled Capital Solutions strategy launched
* Canyon Capital Management, L.P. was the predecessor investment advisor to Canyon Capital Advisors, LLC and registered with the SEC in 1994. Registration with the SEC as an investment adviser, does not, in and of itself, imply a certain level of risk or training.
Make Your Career at Canyon
From just a handful of people in 1990, we’ve grown to 200+ employees – and we’re always looking for more great people. Could Canyon be a fit for you?
ESG at Canyon
Our approach to ESG integration is rooted in value creation driven by improved risk management. Incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into our investment process, where appropriate and where data is available, helps us develop a holistic understanding of the drivers of risk and return across our portfolios.
Making A Difference
Committed to giving back to our communities through volunteering, nonprofit leadership, and financial support.