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Burned by its first domestic investment, the Australian super fund will look for longer term, larger scale and more geographically diverse opportunities in the future.
Jose Minaya, head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure Investments at TIAA-CREF, gives first-time investors advice and talks about the benefit of buy-and-lease farmland holdings.
Farmland values are growing worldwide and at a greater rate compared to other alternative assets such as commercial and residential real estate, according to UK property firm Savills.
On Monday, Agri Investor's editor joined four agri-investment professionals on Resonance FM's N@ked Short Club.
In the wake of fund dissatisfaction among pension funds, farmland asset managers want to be flexible with their investment offerings.
Large investors are increasingly interested in own-and-operate strategies, according to placement agents.
The insurer has committed $47.5m to Old Mutual African Agri Fund, a buy-and-leaseback fund that aims to improve farms and plantations and build social infrastructure for workers.
The Canadian farmland fund manager has been approached by at least two institutional investors interested in buying the assets of two of its existing retail funds.
Russia's annexation of the Crimean region in the Ukraine may impact neighbouring agri investment communities.
The opportunities and risks associated with farmland investing across the world vary, according to Mintridge International.

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