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RECM goes live with QIF mandate

Independent boutique asset manager RECM has launched a qualified investor hedge fund, with a flexible mandate that allows the team to extend its value-based...

Watson and Dodd extend focus at OMMM

Monene Watson and Michael Dodd at Old Mutual Multi Managers are extending their focus into the hedge fund space after Stephen Brierley’s move to...

Fertile ground for alpha hunters?

Market conditions seem increasingly complicated yet many industry players believe that there are more opportunities emerging for active managers than there have been in...

Kaizen makes a strong start

Johannesburg-based Kaizen Asset Management has made a strong start to the year with its South African multi-strategy fund, adding 6.6% to the end of...

Aylett achieves nine-year record

South African unconstrained multi-strategy hedge fund returns a net annualised 11.3% since inception

Investec fixed income makes headway

The Investec Fixed Income QI Hedge Fund is continuing to make headway, investing both locally and globally in ‘paradoxical’ markets, with a deteriorating local...

Peregrine Group results reflect market realities

Diversified financial services group, Peregrine, has announced that normalised earnings were down 16% at R499 million for the year to end March 2017. Annuity...

Blue Quadrant reaches six-year mark

Managed by Leandro Gastaldi, the fund has generated annualised returns of more than 17% since inception, with a dynamic global focus

Sustainable Capital enjoys strong gains

Africa-focused specialist Sustainable Capital is growing its team in line with increased assets under management, after a strong period of performance

Finding alternative avenues to growth

In this month’s edition, we report on a number of new alternative investment strategies that are exploring opportunities in the broader African markets.