25-07-2014 10:32 AM | USA

White House to begin $10 billion rural investment fund

Wall Street is looking for ways to invest in America’s heartland, and the government is ready to play matchmaker.

The White House Rural Council will announce plans on Thursday to start a $10 billion investment fund that will give pension funds and large investors the opportunity to invest in agricultural projects. Those include wastewater systems, energy projects and infrastructure development in rural America.
Full Story : New York Times