Karen and I have talked a lot over the last few years about our Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Investment Strategies, our thesis being that everyone needs healthy food and affordable shelter, no matter the market conditions:
And also the reasons why Investing in agriculture gives us a great hedge against the volatile stock market.
But this Covid-19 Black Swan is challenging all investor assumptions at the present time. Nobody can predict how much Helicopter Money will be dished out to soften the blow of the economic shutdown or what that means for the shape of the economic recovery.
So we decided to delve a little into the actual investments we hold and discuss any early indications as to the impact of Covid-19 on our portfolio. In Part 1, I’m going to be discussing our Panama Golden Pineapple investment in Panama, Part 2 is our agriculture investments in Colombia and then Part 3 will be a focus on our Multifamily investments in the US.
Let’s get to it. Starting in...