Tue, Jul 7, 2020
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
A SQUARE

"Go ahead - lower the discount rate, but be real with biological inputs"„

Thursday, April 16, 2009
As prices fall, the focus will shift to timber inventory and other fundamentals like growth..

A SQUARE :: 16Apr09 "Go ahead - lower the discount rate, but be real with biological inputs"„
Category Timberland
Author Sona Blessing
Growth models enjoy certain advantages
: Generally account for mortality
: Based on research
: Can be calibrated against local known factors
: Treat forest as a dynamic resource
Download this research The many benefits of an A SQUARE subscription Recommend to a friend

<< A SQUARE archive sorted by date    << A SQUARE archive sorted by category

 Article link
More research related to Timberland

[18Mar13] [Timberland] A SQUARE 18 Mar 2013
Global timberland investment trends and the role of U.S. forestry investments in a mixed portfolio

Download

[13Jul12] [Timberland] Forestry investment
Investor survey and a new fund launch

Download

[11Nov11] [Timberland] A SQUARE 11 Nov 2011
Highlighting recent trends in the timberland investment industry and introducing a niche investment fund

Download

[17Oct11] [Timberland] A SQUARE 17 Oct 2011
Fund profile – The Global Forestry Growth Fund

Download

[12Sep11] [Timberland] A SQUARE 12 Sep 2011
Industry analysts see demand for timber products shifting to emerging economies, offering opportunities for investors. The Africasia Sustainable Forestry Fund is active in this niche.

Download

[14Mar11] [Timberland] A SQUARE 14 Mar 2011
Is now the time to invest in timberland?

Download

[29May10] [Timberland] Why timber can be a favorable asset class for institutional investors
Examining the advantages of timberland as an asset class

Download

[18Jun09] [Timberland] Case Study Investing in Brazil
Forest and other national legislation is equally applicable to foreigners and Brazilians

Download

[21May09] [Timberland] Case Study: Investing in China
Some regional governments have even proposed special preferential policies for foreign investors.

Download

[02Apr09] [Timberland] A SQUARE Timber Special III
"As prices fall, the focus will shift to timber inventory and other fundamentals like growth."

Download

[05Feb09] [Timberland] Case Study: Timberland Investing in Panama
Currently teak is the most prevalent specie being cultivated -

Download

[20Nov08] [Timberland] A SQUARE Timber Special II
" Biological growth, which is the biggest single driver of timberland investment returns, occurs independent of any factor relating to broader financial markets - and that component of the return, investors will earn regardless of entry point."

Download

[04Nov08] [Timberland] In tact return drivers
Investors have recently been willing to accept as low as 5% discount rates for timberland, but now expect rates of compensation to reach 8-9% returns p.a.

Download

[05Sep08] [Timberland] US Tax Treatment of International Forestland Investment
Are on-going gains from dispositions of standing timber to be considered a gain from a disposition of a US Real Property Interest in the first place?

Download

[25Jul08] [Timberland] Niche Timber Investing: Teak
There is a special issue related to teak sawnwood and its quality and price which investors should be aware of

Download

[15Apr08] [Timberland] Trends in 2008
“Timberland ownership is still only a minute proportion of the total financial market asset base, but ownership is rapidly moving from regional to global; and transaction prices continue to defy gravity.” …

Download

[29Feb08] [Timberland] A SQUARE Timber Special
Timber Special

Download

[07Feb08] [Timberland] Leading trends in timber investing
Since industry divestitures are largely complete, most timber investment managers are now focusing on new and creative strategies for placing capital.

Download

[13Dec07] [Timberland] A timber fund
Pure play investment in Acacia mangium, a common plantation hard wood tree species

Download

[06Nov07] [Timberland] Timber and Forestry ETF
An exchange traded fund that provides sector specific, global equity based exposure to timber and forestry

Download

[26Sep07] [Timberland] “Overseas” investment in timberlands - expertise
Geographic diversification does not necessarily equal investment diversification. Investment in many countries does not mean timberland investments are diversified.

Download

[07Aug07] [Timberland] Forest Legacy Investments, LLC
Timberland property values in today’s marketplace often reflect a non-timber or higher and better use (HBU) component.

Download

[17Jul07] [Timberland] Unusual, Short Term Investment "Option"
Where hardwood timber investments are typically a medium to long-term investment, the Australian Timber Investment offers short-term investment options (as short as 12months), which can then be rolled over.

Download

[23May07] [Timberland] Expertise on how forests can be managed to reap returns and still be conserved
Forests are beginning to be managed for both timber production and conservation. In the process, suggests, that this selective approach to forest management can be equally profitable, while also increasing the biological integrity of the forest and allowi

Download

[06Mar07] [Timberland] Thomas Adams Q & A
Shares his insights on returns that can be expected, different investment structures and the changes investing in timber has seen

Download

[30Jan07] [Timberland] Tim Corriero Q & A
Tax benefits accrued could be an add on with this asset diversifier

Download
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Coronavirus crisis: PE industry mulls more realism and longer holding periods[more]

    Laxman Pai, Opalesque Asia: More realism, longer holding periods and an advantage for investors with a long-term focus - these are the main changes that investment managers in the German private equity market expect as a result of the coronavirus crisis. The PE transaction activity is not exp

  2. Multi-strategy hedge funds post double-digit gains, Tiger Global, Coatue score double-digit fund gains in 2020, Lone Pine soars after losses earlier this year, Can Pershing Square's standout year continue?[more]

    Multi-strategy hedge funds post double-digit gains From FT: Large multi-strategy hedge funds have posted double-digit gains for the first half of the year, reversing losses from March, as markets defied the economic downturn brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Citadel Advisors

  3. Tech: Pandemic boosts digitalisation across the fund industry, The India-China bust up and what it may mean for tech, Machine learning goes global[more]

    Pandemic boosts digitalisation across the fund industry From International Investment: The pandemic has certainly accelerated change and digitalisation in ways that we never imagined, including the funds industry in Luxembourg. Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Pl

  4. New Launches: Hedge fund Marshall Wace will bet on ESG stocks with new $1bn fund, Stafford Capital raises initial $532m for ninth timberland fund, Nalanda Cap eyes $800m fund, China's Unity Ventures hits first close on US dollar fund[more]

    Hedge fund Marshall Wace will bet on ESG stocks with new $1bn fund From Forbes: Hedge fund Marshall Wace plans to raise $1 billion for a new fund that will invest in stocks with strong environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG) ratings while betting against stocks with poor rating

  5. PPP: Troubled firm Marto Capital asked for PPP money - and got approved, records show, Fallen hedge fund's head among money managers getting PPP relief, Wall Street investors scored emergency government loans amid pandemic, The asset managers approved for PPP money[more]

    Troubled firm Marto Capital asked for PPP money - and got approved, records show From Institutional Investor: Marto Capital - a former wunderkind founded by an ex-Bridgewater Associates star - got approved for emergency funds from the U.S. government, records showed Monday. Katina Stef