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Capital – Driving Consolidation in the Food Industry


Touch the Soil News #665 (Feature Photo – NASDAQ electronic board CCA 2.0) The NASDAQ Stock Market (National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations) provides detailed information about public companies, including who the major “institutional” investors are. You can go to almost any large public corporation and find out that most of the largest stockholders are part of a small circle of some 100 “institutional” investors. Institutional investors are companies that manage other people’s money, whether it is pension funds, monies from the world’s richest people, or wealthy nations. When you look at big corporations – like General Mills – you recognize that behind the scenes big capital is doing…

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