INFRACAP

Infrastructure Capital Advisors
 

ABOUT

Infrastructure Capital Advisors, LLC (ICA) is an SEC-registered investment advisor that manages exchange traded funds (ETFs) and a series of hedge funds. The firm was formed in 2012 and is based in New York City.

ICA seeks total-return opportunities driven by catalysts, largely in key infrastructure sectors. These sectors include energy, real estate, transportation, industrials and utilities. It often identifies opportunities in entities that are not taxed at the entity level, such as master limited partnerships ("MLPs") and real estate investment trusts ("REITs"). It also looks for opportunities in credit and related securities, such as preferred stocks.

 

Current income is a primary objective in most, but not all, of ICA's investing activities. Consequently, the focus is generally on companies that generate and distribute substantial streams of free cash flow. This approach is based on the belief that tangible assets that produce free cash flow have intrinsic values that are unlikely to deteriorate over time.

 

MEET THE TEAM

Jay D. Hatfield | Founder, CEO and Portfolio Manager

Mr. Hatfield has almost three decades of experience in the securities and investment industries.  At ICA, he is the portfolio manager of InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA), InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF (NYSE: PFFR), Virtus InfraCap U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (NYSE: PFFA), and a series of hedge funds.  He leads the investment team and directs the company’s business development.

 

During his career, Mr. Hatfield has gained a broad perspective on the U.S. financial markets with years as an investment banker, a research director and portfolio manager, and as a co-founder of a NYSE-listed company.  A focus on companies that own real or hard assets, like energy infrastructure and real estate, runs through Mr. Hatfield’s career. 

 

Prior to forming ICA, he partnered with senior energy industry executives to acquire several midstream MLPs.  These companies were merged to form a company now known as NGL Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NGL).  NGL was an IPO in May 2011.  He is a general partner of the publicly-traded company.

 

In the years prior to forming NGL, Mr. Hatfield was a portfolio manager at SAC Capital (now Point72 Asset Management), running a portfolio focused on income securities.  He joined SAC from Zimmer Lucas Partners, a hedge fund focused on energy and utility sectors, where he was head of research.  Earlier in his career, he was head of an investment banking unit at CIBC/Oppenheimer and a Principal in an investment banking unit at Morgan Stanley & Co.  He began his career as a CPA at Ernst & Young.  He holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BS from the University of California at Davis.

Edward F. Ryan | Founder, CFO and COO

Mr. Ryan has more than thirty years of experience in the investment management business.  During most of that time, he was an analyst and portfolio manager.  At ICA, he is involved in all aspects of the company’s business, including investments, finance, compliance and marketing.  He plays a key role in structuring and launching new funds.

 

During his career, Mr. Ryan helped launch several asset management businesses.  Prior to forming ICA, he was the founder and managing partner of Mansion Partners, LP, a private investment partnership focused on value stocks and special situations.  He was also engaged in venture capital projects in the financial technology sector.

 

Early in his career, he was a research analyst/portfolio manager at Ansbacher (Dublin) Asset Management, Ltd.  There he was active in global equity and fixed income markets.  He began his career at J. Rothschild Capital Management Corp., a unit of RIT Capital Partners, where he was a member of the team that launched the U.S. operation.  There he evaluated U.S. investment opportunities and managed corporate financial functions.  He holds an MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business and a BA from Saint John’s University (MN).

FUNDS

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA)

The Fund is an actively managed exchange-traded fund invested in the US midstream energy infrastructure sector.

InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF
(NYSE: PFFR)

The InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF is the only ETF offering a diversified investment in preferred securities issued by Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).

Virtus InfraCap U.S. Preferred Stock ETF
(NYSE: PFFA)

The Fund seeks current income and, secondarily, capital appreciation through a portfolio of over 100 preferred securities issued by U.S. companies with market capitalizations of over $100 million.

*To obtain a prospectus which contains this and other information, visit the following website: https://www.virtus.com/products/infracap-mlp-etf or https://www.virtus.com/products/infracap-reit-preferred-etf or https://www.virtus.com/products/virtus-infracap-us-preferred-stock-etf or call 1-888-383-0553. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing or sending money. 

 

The Funds are distributed by ETF Distributors LLC, an affiliate of Virtus ETF Advisers, LLC.
 

**To view the firm brochure that provides information about the firm’s qualifications and business practices, click here.

 
 
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF Announces Changes to Distribution Policy

The InfraCap REIT Peferred ETF (NYSE Arca: PFFR) has announced that it is adopting a monthly distribution policy, replacing the quarterly schedule.

Jay Hatfield at The MoneyShow San Francisco

Jay Hatfield, portfolio manager of AMZA, PFFA and PFFR, will be at The MoneyShow San Francisco, August 16, at Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Buy tickets or watch the webcast and join Hatfield and over 100 other financial experts and economists as we come together to discuss new and exciting investing and trading opportunities for 2019. 

FEATURED PRESS

July 19, 2019

The Virtus InfraCap U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (NYSE:PFFA) has declared a monthly dividend of $0.19 per share. 

July 19 2019

The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ($.96 per share on an annualized basis).

July 20 2018

InfraCap REIT Preferred 

ETF (NYSE:PFFR) has declared a monthly dividend of $0.12 per share. 

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MARKET COMMENTARY

AMZI Update

Today Alerian announced that Buckeye Partners, which is being taken private by an infrastructure fund, will be removed from Alerian indices on Friday September 20th

MLP Quarterly Update

At the end of the second quarter, the MLP Index had a year-to-date total return of 17.7% while energy stocks were up 3.3%, oil prices were up 24.6% and the S&P was up 18.5%.

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CONTACT

Head Office

Infrastructure Capital Advisors, LLC

1325 Avenue of the Americas, 28th Floor

New York, NY 10019

Inquiries

For any inquiries or questions, please call 212-763-8339 or email:

Jay Hatfield jay.hatfield@icmllc.com

Edward Ryan edward.ryan@icmllc.com

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Charitable Activities

Ten percent of Infrastructure Capital Advisor's revenue is donated to charitable activities.

Tutoring America is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing low-income students with supplemental tutoring services so that they can catch up to grade level in both math and English language arts. Our grants go directly to existing schools and other community organizations, and include funding for qualified tutors, tutoring software and computers.

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