Savvy investors know that meeting the world's needs for resources, in a sustainable way, is the greatest investment opportunity of our time. Our mission is to help investors succeed - with research, data and contacts in the resource sectors worldwide: Agriculture, Energy, Forestry, Metals/Mining, Water and Conservation. We consider all vehicles, from commodities to equities and real assets. We aim to bring the best ideas and people to our forum, so please get in touch to share your insights.
We were founded by a Family Office to meet the need for practical investment research, data and contacts in the resource sectors. We do this with 3 features:
Research on market & sustainability issues by experts in each resource sector.
Directory lists the varied stakeholders in the resource sectors.
Fund Tracker provides a summary of top public & private resource funds.
As a Research Partner for the PRI Initiative, we support responsible investment practices. If you share our vision, please get in touch so we can include your insights.
D. Michael Adams
Agriculture: Food Doesn't Grow in Silicon Valleys
By Rufo Quintavalle
A private investor's critique of the agricultural and investment value chain.
The Natural Capital Project
By The Nature Conservancy
A new 10-year partnership among The Nature Conservancy, WWF, and Stanford University will help investors and policy-makers value ecosystem services.
Major Decrease in Forest Rainfall
By John Barnes, forestry-invest.com
There has been a decrease in rainfall across almost 70% of the Amazon rainforest since the start of the new millennium. What does this mean for forestry investors?
The Next Economy
By Tompkins Conservation
See how one private investor takes good business thinking and clear vision to South American land conservation on a large scale.
Why Investing in Agriculture is not a Lottery
By Mark Sadler, World Bank
By Mikael Karlsson, TEDX Gotenberg
Private Finance in Water
By Fiona Griffith, Isle Utilities
Investing in Agribusiness
By Geoff Tyler & Grahame Dixie, AES, The World Bank
A retrospective view of the world's most experienced investor in agribusiness in Africa, Southeast Asia & the Pacific.
Capital Markets & Sustainable Forestry
By Pacific Forest Trust & Forest Trends
Opportunities and approaches for investors in sustainable forestry.
Clean Energy: Expert Guides
By Clean Energy Pipeline
Annual guides to clean energy activity in the UK, US, Europe, Canada.
Responsible Investor's Guide to Commodities
By OnValues Consultants for PRI
An analysis of commodity markets, issues and opportunities for responsible investors.
Private Sector Participation in Water Markets
By Global Water Intelligence
The outlook is bright for the private water market - with opportunities for private capital to take the place of public sector debt.
Investing in Conservation
By EKO Asset Management & NatureVest
A landscape assessment of an emerging market, with investor-ready deals.