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The national body for Australia’s dairy sector has called for 'better targeting' of different investor groups, including institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals, to attract more capital into the industry.
Drought in Australia
Rabobank found that 41% of farmers thought agricultural conditions would worsen in the coming 12 months, after ABARES revised down its winter crop forecast for 2019-20 by 13%.
With NSW threatening to tear up longstanding water-sharing agreements, institutional investors are questioning whether the headline risk that comes with water investment is worth the consistently strong returns.
The corporate advisory firm aims to address a ‘structural funding gap’ in Australian agriculture by connecting agribusinesses with investors, Craw said.
Canadian pension expands its presence in Australian ag to almost A$3bn with two simultaneous mega-deals in the Murray-Darling Basin.
Superfunds from Australia and New Zealand have both recently told Agri Investor about the difficulties of investing in ag. What does this tell us about what they need before deploying more capital in the sector?
The ACCC raised its strongest concerns over a bid by New Forests, which dropped out shortly afterwards, paving the way for the competition watchdog to approve Global Forest Partners’ bid.
A headshot of LGIAsuper CIO Troy Rieck
In the second of our two-part interview with LGIAsuper CIO Troy Rieck, the superfund’s new man discusses the irrelevance of asset class definitions, co-investments and the F-word.
Vote on the A$72m sale of poultry assets to ProTen passed with approval from 65% of unitholders in RF Poultry, the listed vehicle that is the lessee and operator of the assets.
Fund manager Kaizen Capital has expressed concerns over alleged conflicts of interest and undervaluing of assets, and called for a vote on the sale to be delayed until these could be addressed.
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