Colony Financial, Inc.
Colony Financial, Inc. operates as a real estate investment and finance company. It acquires, originates and manages a portfolio of real estate-related debt instruments. The company focuses on acquiring, originating and managing commercial mortgage loans, which may be performing, sub-performing or non-performing loans and other commercial real estate-related debt investments. The company operates through two segments, Real Estate Debt Investments and Single Family Residential Rentals. The Real Estate Debt Investments segment includes its investments in originated and acquired commercial real estate debt, real estate acquired in settlement of loans, mortgage-backed securities, and other debt-related investments. The Single Family Residential Rentals segment represents its investment in CSFR OP. The company is externally managed and advised by Colony Financial Manager LLC, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Colony Capital LLC. Colony Financial was founded on June 23, 2009 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.