Cogsville-Colony Partnership Closes On FDIC Portfolio

REAL ESTATE FINANCE AND INVESTMENT – March 7, 2011 – A partnership between The Cogsville Group and Colony Capital has closed on the acquisition of two real estate portfolios with an unpaid principal balance of $817 million from the Federal

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The Cogsville Group Fully Deploys Fund Acquiring Portfolio of $3B Distressed Real Estate

March 2, 2011 – NEW YORK, NY The Cogsville Group, LLC, has notched up over $3 billion in commercial real estate and ADC loans is a strategic run at the FDIC’s structured asset sales program. In its latest transaction, the private

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The Cogsville Group Partners with Colony Capital and Investor Consortium to Acquire $817 Million FDIC Loan Portfolios

February 24, 2011 – NEW YORK, NY The Cogsville Group Has Invested in $3 Billion in Distressed Real Estate since July 2010 The Cogsville Group, LLC, a private equity firm with a primary focus on commercial real estate, Colony Capital,

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Colony Capital Prevails in FDIC Acquisitions

WALL STREET JOURNAL by ELIOT BROWN – January 25, 2011 – Latest Win of $820 Million of Failed Banks’ Assets, Is Expected to Be Announced Wednesday; ‘It’s Not Sexy Stuff’ Colony Capital LLC, the real-estate-focused firm that made headlines and

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The Cogsville Group Acquires $341M in Loans in FDIC Deal

REAL ESTATE WEEKLY by LINDA O’FLANAGAN – December 23, 2010 – Partners with Colony Capital, WL Ross & Co and Mount Kellett to target distressed real estate The Cogsville Group, LLC and Colony Capital, LLC have closed on the purchase

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Cogsville, Colony Buys More FDIC Loans

REAL ESTATE FINANCE AND INVESTMENT – December 22, 2010 – A partnership between The Cogsville Group and Colony Capital has purchased two more non-performing and performing loan portfolios from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The partnership purchased the steeply discounted

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FDIC Selects ColFin Milestone North Funding, LLC Winning Bidder for an Equity Interest in $204 Million in Commercial Real Estate Loans

FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION  – December 21, 2010 – The Cogsville Group Participates as an Equity Partner The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has closed on a sale of a 40 percent equity interest in a newly-formed limited liability company

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Viewpoint: A 3-Point Plan to Recapitalize Minority Banks

AMERICAN BANKER by DONALD P. COGSVILLE – November 9, 2010 – Donald P. Cogsville is founder and chief executive of The Cogsville Group LLC, a private-equity and advisory firm. Minority banks have a central role to play in our nation’s

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Distressed for Success: Donald Cogsville on His Eponymous I-Firm’s Delicate Dance

THE COMMERCIAL OBSERVER  by JOTHAM SEDERSTROM – September 7, 2010 – Since 2007, the Cogsville Group has aligned itself with some of the largest development projects and distressed assets in the nation, including Brooklyn’s 46-building Starrett City complex. A former

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Colony, Cogsville Team Up in FDIC Asset Sale

WALL STREET JOURNAL  by LINGLING WEI – July 14, 2010 – The FDIC retained the remaining 60% and offered seven-year, zero-interest financing to the Colony-Cogsville group, which reduces the venture’s upfront cash input to $218 million. This deal is the

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