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Kurtz on board at Terebinth

Cape Town-based boutique Terebinth Capital, headed by MD Nomathibana Matshoba and CIO Erik Nel, has expanded its team with the appointment of ex-Sanlam manager Johan Kurtz

Strong year for Investec Active Quants

The long-running market-neutral strategy, managed by Grant Irvine-Smith and Terry Seaward, has delivered close to 10% per year since inception

X-Chequer delivers in tough year

After a “bittersweet” 2018, Werner Prinsloo and his team at X-Chequer Fund Management are looking forward to the next 12 months

Dark clouds persist, but the sky’s the limit

Last year tested the limits of many fund managers we talk to – from South African hedge funds and other alternative strategies to those...

Skybound adapts Apello mandate

Skybound has adapted its Apello Fund for South African investors to include private debt and private equity, both local and offshore, while hedging out currency volatility

Black Mountain builds in volatile markets

Mohamed Dhorat and Craig Lyall at Black Mountain Investment Management (BMIM) are honing their niche, activist approach in the South African market, building a...

Westbrooke targets high-yield debt

Richard Aspersion is building a diversified portfolio of higher-yielding private debt opportunities investing predominantly in the UK

Liquidity and value key in 2019

Investors have a long list of worries going into 2019, yet sentiment-driven markets and volatility bring opportunity, says Investec Wealth & Investment's Ronelle Hutchinson

Blue Quadrant stands by global themes

Leandro Gastaldi at Cape Town-based Blue Quadrant Management endured a volatile year in 2018, coming in flat over 12 months after a tough fourth...

Laurium upbeat on Africa

Laurium Capital sees attractive valuations in many African markets, despite a tough period for investors across the continent. Its team has been advising on its...