Bonnefield In The News

Bonnefield closes latest round of fundraising for Canadian Farmland Evergreen LP

Bonnefield Financial Inc. (Bonnefield), a leading farmland investment management firm with over $900mm of Assets Under Management (AUM), today announced the most recent close of fundraising into Bonnefield Canadian Farmland Evergreen LP (Evergreen LP). Evergreen LP is an open-ended fund that invests in a diversified portfolio of core farmland across Canada. “At a time when [...]

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Bonnefield announces first close of its newest core Canadian farmland investment fund

Bonnefield Financial Inc. (Bonnefield), a leading farmland investment management firm, today announced the first close of Bonnefield Canadian Farmland LP V (LP V) with $137 million (CAD) of commitments. LP V is an open-ended fund targeted at institutional and accredited investors. Bonnefield anticipates the next close of LP V in early 2020. This new fund [...]

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Bonnefield on BNN Bloomberg

Our Chief Investment Officer, Marcus Mitchell, recently sat down with Andrew Bell on BNN Bloomberg. They spoke about the unique characteristics of Canadian farmland as an investment, what benefits Bonnefield brings to the farmers and investors, and why Canadian farms are experiencing longer growing seasons. To watch the video, see the link below. https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/video/canadian-farmland-investor-sees-opportunity-in-climate-change~1793817 

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Bonnefield called a “leader in its field” by the Ottawa Business Journal

In a recent interview with David Sali from the Ottawa Business Journal, Bonnefield's CEO, Tom Eisenhauer  and Vice President of Asset Management, Roy Farrer, discuss Bonnefield, how it came to be and how Bonnefield provides a solution to "sweat equity and bank debt". Read the full article, Ottawa-based farm investment fund is a leader in [...]

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Bonnefield celebrates its fifth year as a UN-PRI signatory

For the fifth consecutive year, Bonnefield’s approach to responsible investment has earned it an “A” rating from the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (UN-PRI) on the Strategy and Governance module. This is awarded for Bonnefield’s approach to incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles into its business model and practices. Bonnefield is the first [...]

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Bonnefield speaks with Agri Investor about its plans for an open-ended farmland fund for institutions

In a recent interview with Chris Janiec, Bonnefield’s CEO Tom Eisenhauer talks about the company's funds, and the increasing demand for ESG-minded investments. Below is an excerpt from that interview. Canadian farmland investment firm Bonnefield Financial is launching an open-ended vehicle in response to growing demand from endowments and smaller pension funds, according to its [...]

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Bonnefield Celebrates its 10th Anniversary: supporting farm families while protecting Canadian farmland

As Bonnefield marks its 10th anniversary this year, the Canadian farmland investment manager has much to celebrate. To-date it has over $740 million in assets under management across three farmland funds that collectively hold 112,000 acres of prime Canadian farmland. However, Bonnefield’s biggest accomplishment has been the long-term partnerships that it has formed with more [...]

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Bonnefield expands its leadership team with two new hires

Bonnefield announced today the addition of two seasoned investment professionals to its leadership team.  Richard D’Archivio has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer and Andrea Gruza has joined as Vice President, Capital Markets. “Since its founding 10 years ago, Bonnefield has become an expert in Canadian farmland investing, providing value to investors by applying [...]

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Bonnefield Achieves High Marks with the UN-PRI for the Fourth Consecutive Year

For the fourth consecutive year, Bonnefield has achieved an “A” rating from the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (UN-PRI) assessment. Bonnefield was the first farmland company in Canada to formalize its commitment to responsible investing by becoming a signatory of the UN-PRI. It has maintained an “A” rating ever since. “Responsible investing is core [...]

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Bonnefield Announces the Third Close of Bonnefield Canadian Farmland LP IV

Bonnefield Financial Inc. announced the third closing of its Bonnefield Canadian Farmland LP IV with new commitments of $80 million. These additional commitments, from both new and existing investors, bring LP IV’s total committed capital to date to $211 million. “Our goal is to generate stable long-term growth of capital and annual income while protecting [...]

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