Home Australia


Stock graph - iStock
Rural Funds Group, Australia's first listed agri REIT, has been trading well since listing but the price needs to rise further before it can raise new capital, according to David Bryant.
Vineyard, Australia
Foreign investment in Australian agriculture has seen a notable increase.
The firm's asset management business is offering segregated mandates to institutional investors wanting to invest into Australian and New Zealand farmland.
Kim Morison, Blue Sky Water
Water industry investors can be confident it will be business as usual despite the closure of Australia's National Water Commission, according to Blue Sky Water's Kim Morison.
Australia’s agriculture industry is courting foreign investment – but domestic institutional investors should be stepping up, too.
A new report from Deloitte discusses growth prospects across Australia’s economy and states that the agri sector is concerned about the high average age of farmers.
New figures show that American farmland is expected to perform better than equities and bonds over the next 10 years and it is hoped Australia will follow suit.
The firm's Agricultural Funds Management team reportedly extracted confidential information by posing as a family office in an email to a competitor, according to The Australian Financial Review.
Agriculture fund managers in Australia had a generally positive view of the recent Australian budget, despite the general dissatisfaction among other sectors in the country.
John Baker
John Baker, chief executive of First Agriculture Holdings, tells Agri Investor why he has decided to go down the agri REIT route.

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination