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Two new Fairtree funds for retail market

Fairtree has launched two new hedge funds in response to increased market demand, extending its market-neutral product suite to cater to clients’ differing risk-return...

Du Toit gets going with long/short

Johannesburg-based Oyster Catcher Investments, headed by ex-Truffle man Jonathan du Toit, is advising on a South African long/short strategy

Peregrine Capital adds retail route

Peregrine Capital, the longest running hedge fund manager in the country, has recently celebrated its 21st birthday with an exemplary track record

Greater flexibility amidst heightened risks

While it is spring in the southern hemisphere, autumn chills are setting in across the rest of the world, and the changing environment is...

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Peregrine Capital adds retail route

Peregrine Capital, the longest running hedge fund manager in the country, has recently celebrated its 21st birthday with an exemplary track record

Abax market-neutral makes gains

Abax Investments has seen steady returns from its Abax Bao NCIS Market Neutral Fund, which applies a bottom-up, fundamental valuation-driven approach to building a...

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Industry Research

Important role for hedge funds in late-cycle uncertainty

In our not-to-be-missed annual poll, we canvas the opinions of leading allocators to the South African hedge fund industry

Healthy first half for private equity

AVCA's 2019 H1 African Private Equity Data Tracker provides a provisional look into African PE activity for the first half of 2019

The Reading Room

Industry aligns with investors, AIMA research shows

Hedge funds and investors continue to strike the right note in aligning their interests, according to new industry-wide research

Hedge funds: it’s an ‘and’ not an ‘or’ discussion

Asset class remains a key part of a well-diversified portfolio, writes Ruan Jooste at Business Maverick

Interviews

Alternatives help address low-return environment

Gyongyi King, CIO of Alexander Forbes Investments, a leading allocator to the South African hedge fund industry, talks about using hedge funds to shore up portfolios in turbulent times

Agents of change

HedgeNews Africa talks to some South African hedge fund managers about their non-investment initiatives that are helping to make a positive impact on the world

People Moves

Matrix approach gains traction

Applying its hedge fund DNA to a broader product set in the traditional space is proving a successful strategy for Matrix Fund Managers, which...

Reinders takes broader role

Hayden Reinders has been promoted to head of business development and client management at Prescient Fund Services, based in Cape Town. In his expanded role,...

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