Nuveen Natural Capital
About Nuveen Natural Capital
Nuveen Natural Capital is a land-focused asset management platform. Combining expertise across farmland and timberland investment specialists, we have over 35 years of land-based investing experience. With $9.7 billion of assets under management and 3 million acres across 600 properties in 10 countries, our platform is equipped to deliver investment solutions to protect and enhance nature, climate and people.
Nuveen Natural Capital deploys a value-added mindset and regional hands-on management to land-based investments to advance best practices and help create sustainable production systems for food, fiber and timber.
Why natural capital now?
Mass timber: wood buildings as a climate solution
Global Thoughts Newsletter: Spring 2023
Farmland and timberland rise up climate agenda
An introduction to carbon markets for land-based investments
The power of private real assets
Investing in natural capital
Our approach to sustainability
Benefits of investing in natural capital
- Portfolio benefits such as diversification, inflation hedging and strong risk adjusted returns
- Structural tailwinds such as a growing population and income growth as well as industry and market changes in technology, consumer preferences, net zero carbon commitments and regulatory changes
- Real-life solutions to critical sustainability challenges — natural capital assets offer a diverse set of scalable ecosystem services that include solutions to mitigate climate change, enhance biodiversity and improve food security
Land-based assets are uniquely positioned to help meet investors’ financial and climate objectives while contributing to solutions for the food, land and carbon challenges we face globally.