So I just got back from a couple of weeks in Europe. Browsing the net, my attention was caught by an ad for Brazil forestry investment program. Checked the website and the site reminded me of the website of our "friends" from GeniusFunds (unfortunately I couldn't save any of the articles about GeniusFunds after my site got hacked some time ago).

 

 

The company that I focused my attention at was Greenwood Management. The domain name is registered in Denmark

Registrant:
Greenwood Management
Omogade 8
2nd floor
Copenhagen, 2100
DK
Domain name: GREENWOOD-MANAGEMENT.COM

I checked the Danish company registry and the company is registered with CVR# 31629373. So far so good. But when I got to the details of the contact us page... well it didn't look so good:

Main Line
Tel: 00 34 971 221 156
Greenwood Italia
Stefano Di Salvo
Via Libertà Cinisello, 20092 Milano
Via Pietre Rosse, 98057 Messina
Business & Financial Advisor
Greenwood Palma
Calle Catalunya 5, 1 A-B
Palma de Mallorca
Spain
Greenwood Portugal
Nuno Páris (Forest Engineer) & Ricardo Gonçalves (Forest Engineer)
Rua Monte Aventino, 114
Porto
4350-233
Portugal
Greenwood Germany
Dipli.Volkswirt. Wolgang Koehler
Siegfriedweg 5
16348 Wanditz
Germany
Greenwood Cyprus
Pantelis Iacovides
64 Makedonitissis Street
2057 Strovolos
Nicosia
Cyprus
Greenwood Hungary
Okos befektetések
Makovei Róbert
közgazdász, független pénzügyi tanácsadó
25 Draga Street
Bekes H-5630
Hungary

So, remembering that GeniusFunds were renting a virtual office in Limassol, Cyprus I was expecting similar story. Oh well, not really. Most of the address are typical residential properties (I know people do business from home but com'on this is an "investment" firm). Thank you Google street view.

Anyway, the reason I started this article was to find out if anybody has a successful story to share about any Brazil Forestry program or any thoughts. Please feel free to leave a comment or email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . My mind sees a red light if someone promisses return of 14+ per cent annually with an investment term of 8-10 years (enough time to accumulate a good retirement fund and disappear).

The brochure can be found here and now Greenwood Management has a "Sale"

LAST CHANCE

  1. Green Coconut project has a total of 4 available discountedallocations which can be found in the table below and are now being offered to investors on a strictly first come first served basis. Projected IRR for this project is expected to exceed 22%over the term.

This offer is available as a result of standard sized plots become allocated to clients throughout the year and we are then left with ‘off-sized units’ that are unique shapes and sizes.

Click Here to view our Green Coconut Project Brochure

Allocations Available...

*Management fees are not included. The fees for the project are €500 per hectare per annum.

To see the returns for this project CLICK HERE

Investors interested in this project email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please provide in your email:

  • A preferred telephone number we can contact you on.
  • A time and a day when an Account Manager may contact you.
  • If reserving please state which allocations you would like.
    • Any queries or questions that you may have.

 

Click Here to view our Green Coconut Project Brochure

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