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A timberland investment management organisation based in Boston has confirmed that it has planted an average of 32 million trees per year since 1985. The Hancock Timber Resource Group (HNRG) has planted more than two trees to replace every tree that it has harvested since 1985 and has now reached

For the first time, computer-based hedge funds have been included on a list of the 20 best performers of all time, showing that technology has changed the industry beyond all recognition. The new standing for such hedge funds also shows that the days of traditional human investing could be replaced

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Cities in Asia Pacific represent some of the fastest-growing real estate in the world but they still have work to do if they are to match investment levels in their European and North American counterparts, according to a new report. The latest Investment Intensity Index by JLL – which compares

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fund investing in women

UBS’ wealth management division has raised $110 million to put into a US venture capital fund that will invest in firms in the health, environment and education sectors that are headed or co-managed by women. The impact investing fund will be managed by Rethink Impact, a venture capital house that

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Investors in the alternative investment industry are increasingly prioritising ethical, environmental and social issues when they decide where to put their money, new research suggests. A new survey of asset managers, insurance companies, wealth funds and private and public pension funds finds ‘responsible investing’ is growing in importance as organisations

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Investec Wealth and Investment (IW&I) is launching two new investment platforms that give its clients access to structured product portfolios. The investment management firm’s Structured Product Service (SPS) gives “wealthier clients of financial advisers” a choice of two pre-determined portfolios offering different levels of risk and return. Minimum investment for

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