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Momentum rolls out replication strategy

Momentum's Alternative Equity Beta Fund can be combined to good effect with its actively managed multi-manager mandates

Acanthin at three-year mark

Harry Singh's South African long/short strategy has delivered a net annualised return of almost 10% since inception in September 2015

Strong 10 years for Chrysalis

Cape Town-based Chrysalis Capital has reached the 10-year mark as a business, with its Chrysalis Credit Arbitrage Fund achieving positive returns each month since inception in August 2008

Wine fund opens for second tranche

Stellenbosch-based Kinsey-Quick Capital Management is opening its global wine fund to new and existing investors as of September 30, and has capacity for a further R40 million

Trine takes multi-layered approach

Cape Town-based Trine Capital has launched an innovative multi-strategy fund that taps into opportunities in both Namibia and South Africa, combining fixed income and...

Smith’s Trinomial fund goes live

Linda Smith of Trinomial Capital in Stellenbosch has gone live with her fixed income hedge fund, known as the Trinomial RCIS Vega QI Hedge...

First close for Ashburton Mezzanine Fund

Ashburton Mezzanine Fund I has successfully reached the first close of its inaugural fund, raising R507.5 million from four investors. “The fund is targeting a...

GML partners for Africa trade finance

The new Eastern and Southern African Trade Fund launches this month, with $100 million and a focus on financing trade in Africa

Numus reaches three-year mark

Cape Town-based Numus Capital, headed by market veteran Isaac (Zac) Benatar, has reached the three-year mark with its South African long/short equity fund, delivering...

AIP in stride with ‘active alpha’ approach

Stellenbosch-based AIP Capital Management, started by Cobus Potgieter and Wilhelm Landman, enjoys a strong start with its short-term trading fund