TC Latin America Partners
Nueva York / Bogota, August 11, 2020
TC Latin America Partners, an institutional real estate fund manager, is pleased to announce its incorporation into PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment), the world’s leading advocate for responsible investing, reflecting the Firm’s commitment to global best practices.
“Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors have always been central to our investment process” says Gregorio Schneider, the company’s founding partner and Chief Investment Officer. “PRI provides us with a standard framework to continue and expand on what we were already doing: investing and building in a responsible manner, contributing positively to the communities and economies in which we operate.”The PRI promotes the incorporation of ESG factors into the investment decision-making process. Launched in April 2006 with support from the United Nations (UN), the PRI has over 3,000 participating financial institutions. As of July 2020, 53 participants are from Latin America or invest primarily in the region. By becoming signatories to the PRI’s, these institutions assume the six key principles and commit to file regular reports on their progress. The six principles of PRI include to generally invest according to ESG criteria, seeking that the entities in which they invest also replicate the ESG practices. Please visit https://www.unpri.org/ for more information.
TC Latin America Partners is registered as an investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC); the Firm is based in New York City and has regional offcies in Lima, Bogotá, and Mexico City. As such, the Firm prides itself in following global, institutional processes when investing. TC’s current funds are invested in residential, commercial, industrial, mixed use, healthcare and digital real estate assets in the region, using a diversity of capital structures across the board – from senior secured and mezzanine debt, to equity and preferred equity. The ability to invest across some of the main Spanish-speaking Latin American markets, in several real estate asset classes and implementing different capital structures, gives TC Latin America Partners the flexibility to source and invest in opportunities in any of its target markets at any given time, without being constrained to any single market or asset type.
With Latin America deeply affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, TC believes that, more than ever, the region will need access to international capital and know-how to recover from the crisis. By investing in the region’s real estate sector, TC Latin America Partners expects to responsibly contribute to the development of the region’s key infrastructure, in this critical moment. The Firm currently identifies particular and attractive investment opportunities, in real estate assets related to the healthcare and telecommunications sectors, two areas that have proven to be essential during this period, complementing TC’s traditional focus on for-sale residential projects.
The Firm’s current investment vehicles are funded mainly by a combination of pension funds and family offices in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and the U.S.. They welcome the Firm’s becoming a signatory of the PRI, as it reflects TC’s long term commitment to socially responsible investing, and mirrors their own values and goals.
About TC Latin America Partners
TC Latin America Partners is an institutional real estate fund manager that invests with an opportunistic approach in the real estate sector in Latin America. The Firm is registered as an investment adviser with the SEC in the United States, and has offices in New York, Bogotá, Lima, and Mexico City. TC Latam was founded in 2012 by Gregorio Schneider and Daniel Grunberg, who have worked together in various capacities since 2005.
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