• The Enabling Environment & REDD+

    The Enabling Environment & REDD+

    Forest bonds deliver improved access to capital by leveraging the relatively predictable cash flows that sustainable forestry and forest related activities are capable of generating. In many countries governments are uniquely positioned to support the...
  • Access to Forest Assets

    Access to Forest Assets

    Alongside direct investment in physical forest assets, such as forests and processing capacity, investors can allocate capital to financial forest assets offering indirect exposure to the asset class. The global investment universe of managed forest assets...
  • Managing Risk

    Managing Risk

    Forest management involves a degree of political, commercial and market risk wherever forests are located, and a variety of structural and third party approaches have evolved to address this. Political risk includes failure to implement or uphold existing...
  • Forest Cash Flows

    Forest Cash Flows

    Determining forest cash flows is fundamental in assessing the quality of physical or financial forest assets. Success depends on systematic gathering and interpretation of all relevant financial, environmental, social and governance data related to underlying...
  • Investor Demand

    Investor Demand

    At present institutional investors including pension funds and insurance companies own roughly 10% of the global forest investment universe. Historically capital has been allocated as long term equity (‘patient capital’) through specialist...
  • Market Activity

    Market Activity

    Forest bonds will leverage a range of new market-based incentives, demand side stimuli and risk mitigation mechanisms emerging to support sustainable forestry. The supporting framework for forest bonds is evolving rapidly; we anticipate the first structures...

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