Forestry fund aims to raise €500m

Sustainable Irish Forestry Fund plans major land buys to help sector realise its potential

8th May, 2016

A new fund is aiming to raise up to €500 million from international investors to spend on Irish forestry lands.

Peter O’Neill, head of asset management with the Sustainable Irish Forestry Fund (SIFF), told The Sunday Business Post that the company is planning to raise the money in tranches of €20 million and invest it on a rolling basis.

The company is already lining up sites for purchase, and is set to close...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Eugene Kiernan: China was the ghost at the G7 feast

World Eugene Kiernan 1 day ago

Analysis: National Maternity Hospital issue is challenging for FG as by-election approaches

Nadine O’Regan: Fishing for compliments at our own funerals

Emer McLysaght: Take it or leave it, Father’s Day is not an issue