Schwartz Capital Group leverages its operational and entrepreneurial expertise to invest in and build scalable businesses and partnerships for the long-term.
our investment platforms
Strand Equity Partners, an affiliate of Schwartz Capital Group, is a growth equity fund focused on investing in emerging and dynamic consumer brands. Strand has a strong track record of adding value to businesses through its unrivaled network, operational know-how and brand marketing expertise. Strand's family office backing enables it to be nimble, creative, and patient when structuring investments with founders and management.
OppLoans is a Chicago-based leading non-prime online consumer lender and financial inclusion business founded by the Schwartz Family. It is one of the highest-rated online lenders in the industry, renowned for exceptional customer experiences and safe, affordable online lending. For three consecutive years, OppLoans has been honored as one of America’s 500 Fastest-Growing Companies by Inc. Magazine and in 2017 it was named 6th Best Place to Work in the U.S. by Glassdoor. OppLoans continues to help the underbanked segment of the U.S. with products and services that are designed to transition borrowers back into the traditional banking system.
Schwartz Capital Real Estate focuses its effort on partnering with entrepreneurial and differentiated multi-family operators throughout the nation. We focus on markets that have favorable long-term economic growth and employment trends. Schwartz Capital’s permanent and flexible capital base allows us and our partners to move quickly during a transaction process and be creative in various situations and strategies within multi-family.
Schwartz Capital Opportunistic Equity invests in special situations or companies where a non-correlated risk adjusted return can be achieved. We look for determined, experienced entrepreneurs and co-investment partners to help execute this strategy.
Liquid & Fund Strategies : Asset Management
Schwartz Capital Group invests its permanent capital base opportunistically for the long-term. Our portfolio is comprised of exceptional managers that value partnership and alignment of interests. We focus on multi-generational capital appreciation and invest globally across the public and private markets.
Schwartz Ward Family Foundation
The Schwartz Ward Family Foundation is a private multi-generational family foundation established in 1996. Its mission is to create step-change outcomes in education and employment in Chicago and Los Angeles, promote Jewish life and preserve Jewish history, and advance innovative medical research.