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Investing with impact: podcast

Kilter Rural CEO Cullen Gunn is one of the most experienced voices in farmland and water management and ecosystem services. Cullen discusses the investment approach undertaken at Kilter Rural in an interview with the host of the podcast Inside the Rope David Clark. David is an adviser and partner at Koda Capital, with his interview […]


by Kilter Rural • May 29, 2020
Farmland Investment Investment Water Investment

RIAA farmland and water certification

Kilter Rural’s approach to environmental, social and governance performance, and ethics, has resulted in two impact investment funds being certified by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA).


by Kilter Rural • May 1, 2020
General Water Investment

Water fund financial outcomes providing environmental benefits

The Murray-Darling Balanced Water Fund (MDBBWF) continues to deliver, environmental, social and financial outcomes. As at 31 March 2020 the Fund had provided unitholders with annualised returns since inception of 19% while also delivering much needed water to threatened wetlands in the southern Murray-Darling Basin. Environmental outcomes from the Fund’s water are optimised through its […]


by Kilter Rural • April 15, 2020
Investment Water Investment

Water fund seeks additional capital

The Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund is seeking additional equity capital as it continues to provide sophisticated investors


by Kilter Rural • November 8, 2019
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Agri Investor: Environment can benefit from ag investing

Online platform Agri Investor interviewed CEO Cullen Gunn following the launch of capital raising for the Australian Farmlands Fund and Kilter Water Fund.


by Kilter Rural • July 4, 2019
Investment Water Investment

Kilter Water Fund open to investors

The Kilter Water Fund was established in June 2014. It provides sophisticated investors with the opportunity to secure investment in Australian water markets under the guidance of Australia’s most experienced water investment manager. Fund performance to 31 January 2019 is: PERIOD RETURN 12 months to 31 January 2019 31.7% 12 Months to 30 June 2018 […]


by admin • March 29, 2019
General Water Investment

MDB Water Fund wins top environment award

Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund has been awarded Australia’s premier environment prize for 2017, the Banksia Award, in the natural capital category. Judged by an independent panel of experts, the Award “recognises demonstrated leadership and excellence in valuing, measuring, managing and investing in Australia’s natural capital with the same rigor that we manage all of […]


by admin • November 21, 2017
Investment Water Investment

Water Fund Open

In October 2015 The Nature Conservancy Australia and Kilter Rural launched the Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund to provide water security for Australian farming families while protecting culturally significant wetlands that support threatened species. The Fund invests in permanent water rights in the Southern Murray-Darling Basin and allocates those rights in a smart way. When […]


by admin • October 27, 2017
General Water Investment

Environmental watering by The Balanced Water Fund

During August 2017, The Murray Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund released a donation of 30 megalitres of water into Yambuna Lagoon.  This is the first time that environmental water has been delivered to this wetland.   The Murray Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund is an investment model that helps both nature and people while delivering […]


by admin • October 26, 2017
Investment Water Investment

Water Fund opens second capital raise

The Nature Conservancy Australia established the Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund to provide water security for Australian farming families while protecting culturally significant wetlands that support threatened species. The Fund will invest in permanent water rights in the Southern Murray-Darling Basin and allocate those rights in a smart way. When water is scarce and agricultural […]


by Kilter Rural • June 14, 2017