Industry Research

Industry Research

Africa indices retain gains in low-volatility cycle

MSCI Frontier Markets Africa Index dips 0.9% in April

Assets contract for second year

South Africa hedge funds saw assets contract almost 7% in the 12 months to end-2017, yet the fixed income category showed strong growth

Momentum slows on African bourses

MSCI Frontier Markets Africa Index dips 0.34% in March

Private equity sees off significant challenges in 2017

Ten-year IRR comes in at 12.9% in Q3-2017

Positive trend continues on African bourses

MSCI Frontier Markets Africa Index dips 1.22% in February

Hedge funds have outperformed stocks and bonds on risk-adjusted basis

Hedge funds have produced more consistent returns over both the short and long term, according to AIMA/Preqin research

Welcome turnaround for Africa

MSCI Frontier Markets Africa Index climbs 7.5% in January

MiFID II: legal and regulatory issues

New regulations have meaningful implications for South African managers wishing to manage or market funds in the UK

Disruption will yield opportunities in 2018

Leading global investment manager Pinebridge examines the opportunities going into a new year

Most indices set to post double-digit gains

MSCI Frontier Markets Africa adds 2.98% in November