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The venture capital investor raised its debut $50m vehicle during the pandemic and hit its fundraising target in May 2021.
Impact Investor Global Summit
The cast of characters at this year's Impact Investor Global Summit tells a positive story about how institutional investors are thinking about impact.
Dick Molpus says increasing participation of women, minorities and first-generation college students is part of a comprehensive approach to keeping up with the demands of an evolving forest products industry.
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The firm is also gearing up to launch a venture capital vehicle that will make complimentary agtech investments.
Cordiant managing director Cédric Garnier-Landurie says the business wanted non-dilutive capital to support its growth plans but the firm could make an equity investment in the future.
goFARM and Nuveen Natural Capital told the Global Food Forum in Melbourne that sustainable agricultural practices were attractive to investors.
Christof Kutscher has stepped down from the role and Berg will move up from his position as chief investment officer for the firm’s nature based carbon strategy.
Marine life
Climate Fund Managers structured Ecuador’s $656m debt-for-nature conversion – the largest in the world – and the firm wants to see more involvement from institutional LPs.
Australia, farm, windmill
The Kilter Agriculture Fund will invest in farmland water and is targeting A$65m in a first fundraise that will close later this month.
Tree nursery
Mekong Earth and Forest Fund will target companies that help mitigate climate change through the regeneration of forests and soil in the lower Mekong region.

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