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Verster goes global with Fairtree Protea

Jean Pierre Verster at Fairtree Capital has launched his third fund, the Fairtree Protea Global Equity Long Short IDS Retail Hedge Fund, which focuses...

Value Capital builds activist portfolio

Johannesburg-based investment company, Value Capital Partners, co-founded by ex-Brait duo Sam Sithole and Anthony Ball, has developed significantly since opening its doors a year...

Investor Survey 2017

Insights and opinions from leading intermediaries and allocators to the South African hedge fund industry

Survival mode

Cautious stance in complicated times seems right for those managers that seek to protect capital whilst delivering long-term gains

Methodical blends fundamental and systematic

Combining fundamental investing principles and systematic implementation forms the backbone of boutique equities firm Methodical

Oakhaven clocks up five years

Flagship fixed income hedge fund has delivered compound annual returns of 10.2% and a Sharpe ratio of 0.4.

Momentum builds African real estate

London-based Momentum Global Investment Management is live with three projects in its Momentum Africa Real Estate Fund

OMMM hires Ngqondoyi

Ngqondoyi has joined Old Mutual Multi-Managers as a senior analyst and head of hedge funds, reporting to CIO Andrew Salmon

Nitrogen moves into 12th year

Nitrogen has taken on Waldo du Plessis as junior portfolio manager, with David Oberholzer joining in October as a junior analyst

Ducat offers algo solutions

Justin Sage and Kevin Weller at fintech company Ducat are offering South African fund managers access to global algorithmic trading solutions, designed to help...