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Monday, October 17, 2011
Fund profile – The Global Forestry Growth Fund.

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Category Timberland
Author Florian Guldner
The Global Forestry Growth Fund is a timber investment fund diversified across sectors and maturities in order to deliver steady short-, medium- and long-term returns. The fund gained 4% in its first three months while equity strategies suffered steep losses.
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