Archive for the ‘In the News’ Category

December 2021 Financial Investigator Interview – TAFF2 award

May 2021 THE TRUST FOR PUBLIC LAND – The Yurok Tribe reclaims its ancestral territory in Northern California

April 2021 BUSINESS WIRE – Nearly 2,500 Acres of Land Returned to the Yurok Tribe, Adding to 34,000 Acre Contiguous Yurok Community Forest

February 2021 IPE REAL ASSETS – Forestry: Seeing the wood in the trees

May 2020 AGRI INVESTOR – New Forests converts fund to semi-permanent structure

March 2020 IPE REAL ASSETS – Sydney-based New Forests commits to new carbon-neutral action plan

June 2019 PENSIONS & INVESTMENTS – Seeing the forest and the trees in whole new ways

May 2019 FOREST TRENDS – A Financial Architecture for Global Carbon Sinks: A New Forestry Investment Strategy

May 2019 THE EDGE MARKET – Opportunities in Sustainable Timberland

February 2019 IPE REAL ASSETS – Sydney-based New Forests buys Hikurangi Forest Farms in New Zealand

September 2018 IMPACT ALPHA – Native American tribes conserve forests to cut carbon and capitalize on California’s market

August 2018 STUFF NZ – Foreign forestry deal promises to support ‘billion trees’ plan

July 2018 AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL REVIEW – New Forests closes round, has $873 million fund for plantations in pricey market

July 2018 AGRI INVESTOR – New Forests hits full deployment on A$707m antipodean fund

July 2018 IPE REAL ASSETS – Sydney-based New Forests buys TRG’s stake in Wenita

May 2018 LANDSCAPE NEWS – David Brand puts New Forests timberland impact funds on the map

May 2018 IPE REAL ASSETS – Forestry: Carbon capture

May 2018 TIMBER BIZ – Landmark Australian genetic technology boosts tropical eucalyptus plantations

March 2018 DEAL STREET ASIA – New Forests expands investment in Malaysian eucalyptus plantation

December 2017 FAIRFAX – Australian forestry company gears up for NZ expansion with multi-million fund

December 2017 NEWSIE NZ – New forestry and falcon partnership takes flight

November 2017 IPE – Australian manager New Forests ramps up US exposure with Roseburg deal

October 2017 IMPACT ALPHA – New Forests expands ‘climate-smart’ timber holdings in Northern California

October 2017 AGRI INVESTOR – New Forests expands US timber holdings more than elevenfold wtih 170,000-acre acquisition

October 2017 EUROMONEY – New Forests: Path clears for ethical investors

September 2017 AGRI INVESTOR – US timberland transactions poised to double over five years

May 2017 THE CONSTANT INVESTOR – New Forests says forestry sector has important role to play in bio-economy

April 2017 IPE REAL ASSETS – Asian forestry fund fully invested, follow-on vehicle planned

April 2017 BUSINESS TIMES – Asian forestry investment fund acquires Laos hardwood plantation

January 2017 ASSOCIATED PRESS – Alaska Natives to protect land for California carbon program

October 2016 TNC CARBON CACHE – California’s carbon market helps Yurok Tribe protect its forests

March 2016 ASIA ASSET MANAGEMENT – New Forests sets its sight on the Asian responsible investment market

December 2015 Top1000Funds – Timber and the Bioeconomy Century

November 2015 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – Parlez-vous Californien? Lessons from California’s Forest Carbon Programme

November 2015 THE ADVERTISER – New Forests rebuilding forestry sector and timber regions

October 2015 THE AUSTRALIAN – New Forests banks on forestry’s revival

June 2015 WAIKATO TIMES – Historical day for Tuwharetoa iwi

May 2015 VIDEO – Forest Offset Projects Benefit Tribes and State

April 2015 THE SUSTAINABILITY REPORT – New Forests launches responsible investment policy

January 2015 ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE – Forest Carbon Partners tops environmental news stories of 2014

November 2014 EDF Blog – Spotlight on the FCP Yurok Tribe Forest Carbon Project

September 2014 ABC – New Forests has completed its acquisition of Gunns’ Tasmanian freehold forestry estate

August 2014 THE AGE – Forestry industry out on a limb

April 2014 THE SUSTAINABILITY REPORT – New Forests releases 2013 sustainability report

April 2014 VIDEO – Verification and California’s Forest Offset Protocol

March 2014 RESPONSIBLE INVESTOR – Institutional investors back Australia, New Zealand timber fund with €460m

February 2014 DEL NORTE TRIPLICATE – Getting paid to not cut timber

February 2014 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – California’s first forest carbon offset project registered

January 2014 AUSTRALIAN FINANCIAL REVIEW – Brand builds from the forestry scheme fires

November 2013 LANDLINE – High Tech Timber

August 2013 THE BORDER WATCH – Timber outlook brightens

August 2013 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – Australia’s clean energy fund links with forestry investor

May 2013 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – New markets tempt investors into timber

March 2012 THE ADELAIDE ADVERTISER – Investor takes big stake in Green Triangle

February 2012 MONGABAY – California cap-and-trade law spurs U.S. forest carbon projects

January 2012 WSJ DEAL JOURNAL – Tasmanian Timber Snapped up by Aussie Fund

June 2011 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – Finding a path to REDD investment

May 2011 TOP 1000 FUNDS – Investors see the forest for the trees

May 2011 ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE – “Taking root” – Profile on David Brand

May 2010 YALE INSIGHTS – Where’s the profit in nature?

March 2010 ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE – Oregon Company Taps California Protocol to Earn More by Logging Less

December 2009 MOTHER JONES – Earth in the Balance Sheet

December 2009 – REDD: More than a Developing Country Issue

July 2009 NEW SCIENTIST – Controversial palm-oil plan may save the orang-utan

April 2009 ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE – Investors eye forestry, water opportunities in tough markets

March 2009 ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE – Want the Money? Learn the Language!

January 2009 FAST COMPANY – Ten Best Green Jobs for the Next Decade

November 2008 ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE – David Brand: Harnessing Markets to Save Forests, Old and New

November 2008 REUTERS – Putting a Price on Nature Can Save Forests, Rivers

May 2008 MONGABAY – Al Gore’s investment firm bets that rainforest conservation will be profitable

May 2008 MONGABAY – Papua signs carbon project agreement to generate income from rainforest conservation

May 2008 INT’L FOREST INDUSTRIES – Generation Investment Management takes equity stake in New Forests Pty

April 2008 AUDUBON MAGAZINE – Plugging a Leak

March 2008 WBCSD – Advocates try making ‘business case for biodiversity’

August 2007 WIRED – Eco-capitalists profit by saving Mother Nature


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