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A SQUARE 11 Nov 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011
Highlighting recent trends in the timberland investment industry and introducing a niche investment fund.

A SQUARE :: 11Nov11 A SQUARE 11 Nov 2011
Category Timberland
Author Florian Guldner
Data shows that an increasing share of new timber funds focuses on frontier markets. However, institutional investors prefer established managers and familiar regions in the sector.
We also introduce the Eucalyptus Brazil project, a niche timberland investment strategy offered by Denmark-based Greenwood Management ApS.
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