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The Sao Paulo-headquartered firm has already deployed more than 50% of the vehicle.
Green trees in forest
The pair join Kering, L'Occitane and MANE Group as the vehicle’s list of large corporate backers begins to swell.
Bertrand Monin (L) and Damien Braud
The firm has appointed Damien Braud from Proparco while its partner for the NBS strategy, aDryada, has hired CDPQ’s Bertrand Monin.
Seviora Capital’s T3F strategy has raised $173m to date for a 10-year closed-end fund focused on early-stage investments in agri-food companies across APAC.
View of a peat swamp forest with a pier extending over a swamp
The funds will be used on a project to build semi-permanent canal blocks through the peat swamp forest that will raise the water table and restore degraded land, New Forests said.
Manulife Investment Management’s agreement with the Indonesia Investment Authority will focus on real estate investments initially, to support the country’s logistics sector.
Tropical forest, Nepal
New Forests’ second Tropical Asia Forest Fund has ended up raising less capital than its predecessor, which closed on $170m in 2012.
CAP managing director Jim Heyes says the team behind MozFibra has laid the business plans necessary to avoid the pitfalls of many past African forestry investments that did not put the required emphasis on market access logistics.
Sustainability has inspired investors to look at the fundamentals of Latin America’s timber resources in a new light.
The agreement could see Nikko Asset Management take an equity stake in Tikehau, as well as establish a JV focused on Asian private markets investments.

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