Long/short category leads in August

SA hedge funds record their second best month for the year

Momentum rolls out replication strategy

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

CDAM taps South African market

London-based independent asset manager CDAM (UK) Limited offers global hedged and long-only solutions, giving access to a concentrated portfolio of developed-world securities

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

Wienand adds weight at Polar Star

The Polar Star SNN Qualified Investor Hedge Fund is the top-performing hedge fund in South Africa over five years, with a track record stretching back to January 2010

36ONE first to launch on LISP

The 36ONE SNN Retail Hedge Fund (RIF) has become the first single-manager hedge fund in South Africa to launch on a LISP (linked investment...

Independent Alternatives extends process

Hogan and Chapinduka launch short-biased equity strategy and long-only unit trust as part of multi-strategy range

Mergence increases Africa reach

Mergence puts innovative private equity model to work in Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland and Botswana, and is exploring opportunities elsewhere in sub-Saharan Africa, including Ghana and Zambia

Market neutral leads in July

South African funds add a median 0.54% in July

Nitrogen makes steady progress

The Nautilus Nitrogen Retail Hedge Fund has generated a net annualised return since inception 12 years ago of more than 13%