Molpus Woodlands Group Purchases 117,773 Acres in East Texas and Northwest Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has, on behalf of a client, successfully purchased approximately 117,773 acres of timberland in east Texas and northwest Louisiana from clients of Manulife Investment Management.     Located in eight counties in east Texas […]

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Molpus Woodlands Group Announces New President and Enhancements in Its Senior Leadership Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus) today announced Terrell Winstead will become Molpus’s new President on August 1, 2022.  Bob Lyle, Molpus’s current President, will transition from day-to-day management but will continue to serve Molpus as Special Advisor to the President, as well as continuing to serve as […]

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Molpus Woodlands Group Publishes 2021 Annual Sustainability Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC published its first annual sustainability report today. This report signals our commitment to becoming a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment. “As institutional investors, Molpus strives to be a reliable, […]

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  • Molpus Speaks At the Timberland Investing World Summit

    New York, NY Dick Molpus, President of The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, discussed the risks, both perceived and real, associated with timberland investing during the opening morning of the 3rd Timberland Investing World Summit. The conference is being held in New York, NY and continues through October 31, with speakers comprising a comprehensive group of […]

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  • The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires 44,379 acres in Oklahoma

    Jackson, MS – The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, a timberland investment management organization, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has completed the purchase of approximately 44,379 acres of timberland located in LeFlore and Pushmataha Counties in southeastern Oklahoma on behalf of an institutional investor. The transaction closed on January 25, 2007. The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires and […]

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  • New Endowment Created to Manage Funds Arising from U.S.-Canada Settlement

    Ottawa, Canada/Jackson, MS – The United States Endowment for Forestry & Communities, Inc., (Endowment) today formalized incorporation as a not-for-profit to receive $200 million in funds to promote sustainable forestry and to assist timber-reliant communities. The grant that will capitalize the Endowment was made under the terms of the recently signed Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) […]

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  • The Molpus Woodlands Group acquires more than 41,400 acres and closes its first jointly managed timberland investment fund

    The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (MWG), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, and its partners, Molpus Woodlands Advisors and Salient Partners, L.P. (Houston, Texas), have announced the closing of its first jointly managed timberland investment fund. The fund was closed at $149 million and has placed over 90% of investors’ capital to […]

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  • Molpus Woodlands Group acquires more than 165,000 acres in Alabama

    The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (MWG), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has acquired 165,000 +/- acres of timber rights located in Bibb, Jefferson, Shelby, Tuscaloosa and Walker Counties in eastern Alabama for $87,750,000 from TC&I Timber Company, LLC, a wholly owned company of the United States Steel Corporation Plan for Employee […]

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