The new line of credit will finance LDC’s working capital needs in eight countries in Eastern Europe and North Africa.
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The pension’s $580m agriculture portfolio has produced 17.8% returns over the past five years with a strategy favoring almonds, pistachios and other permanent crops.
Pope Resources subsidiary Olympic Resource Management has raised $388 million for its fourth timber fund, which will target acquisitions in the Pacific Northwest.
The survey of 240 of the asset manager’s institutional clients, representing $8 trillion in assets, found that 58 percent expect to increase allocations to real assets.
Ryan Sullivan, a senior investment manager for real assets at Aberdeen Asset Management, offers Agri Investor his thoughts on farmland demand, the role of debt in agriculture and his timber market outlook for 2017.
A letter to CalPERS Investment Committee from forestland consultant Wilshire Consulting looks to explain recent under performance of the portfolio.
Jim Gasperoni, head of real assets at Aberdeen Asset Management, an investment manager with $402.9bn in assets under management, speaks to Agri Investor about the evolution of farmland investing and the institutionalisation of the asset class.
Sirius Minerals claims to have the world’s largest polyhalite resource, from which it will make fertiliser to export out of the UK.
The firm has been increased its exposure to European timberland through a property in France, having snapped up several Finnish forests from UPM last year.
Australian farmland prices will continue to grow at a slower pace, while recent rain in parts of the country could affect water title values.