Capricorn investment invests in traditional investments like publicly-traded securities, private equity and venture capital, absolute return strategies, real assets and commodities. The firm invests through third-party managers and funds or directly on a co- or direct-investment basis. The firm invest domestically and globally in many securities and currencies. They provide fixed-income instruments including sovereigns, agencies, corporates, high yield, and mezzanine, distressed and structured securities. The firm focuses on long-short equity, arbitrage, event-driven, pure absolute return and macro- and multi-strategies across the equities, fixed income and commodities spectrum. Methods of investing are equity, debt or hybrids and special situations such as going-private opportunities, recapitalizations, restructurings and private placements. Energy investments include oil, gas and alternative energy opportunities, while natural resources focus on timberland, metals, water, agriculture and land.