Interviews

Interviews

Paragon uses artificial intelligence

The strategy is designed to have a low correlation to other asset classes, largely driven by an evolving set of diversified trading algorithms that profit from uncorrelated market phenomena

Balanced approach pays off for Obsidian

Johannesburg-based Obsidian Capital, founded by industry veterans Royce Long and Richard Simpson, is making steady progress with its multi-asset and long/short retail investor hedge...

Fairtree’s Blackwood comes of age

The commodities team at Fairtree Capital has carefully honed its philosophy and processes in the past 18 months, reaching a new level of maturity...

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...

Momentum refines FoHF structure for more probable outcomes

Momentum Investments’ “hedge fund replication” programme is taking shape as it beds down its outcomes-based investment philosophy

Prime LISP platform eyes new CIS opportunities

HedgeNews Africa sits down with Chad Menton of Global Fund Administrators to discuss creating a retail distribution network

Peregrine focuses on innovation

Identifying and supporting new businesses is important for industry growth, says CEO Jonathan Hertz

Sanne targets growth with IDS acquisition

Global administration group aims to provide clients with a broader product offering coupled with multi-jurisdictional presence

Africa adds to returns, says Stringfellow

Multi-manager focuses on profitable businesses as the creators of wealth

Informing investors will bring growth, says Nautilus

Educating and promoting hedge funds to a wider range of potential investors expected to pay off over time