Hedge funds 'grabbing land' in Africa

posted 14 Jun 2011, 08:53 by Mark Torokwa
Hedge funds are behind "land grabs" in Africa to boost their profits in the food and biofuel sectors, a US think-tank says.
In a report, the Oakland Institute said hedge funds and other foreign firms had acquired large swathes of African land, often without proper contracts.

For more read the BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13688683