Building The Business

Building The Business

Makwetu joins AIP ahead of multi-strategy launch

Yonela Makwetu has joined Tygervalley-based AIP Capital Management as its chief investment officer, amid ambitious plans to build a broader alternatives business...

Terebinth builds in equities space, adds operational heft

Specialist absolute return boutique Terebinth Capital is taking important steps in its growth plan, extending into the listed equities space with the...

STANLIB launches Pan Africa Debt Fund

The fund aims for stable income and capital growth, with a target return of three-month US dollar Libor plus 6% over a rolling three years

Enko extends into African private debt

Enko Capital is expanding its Africa-focused investment platform to include an African private debt strategy, with ex-Barak man Sidoine Viagbo joining as...

Laurium launches global active equity fund

Laurium Capital has launched its Laurium Global Active Equity Fund, a Section 65-approved fund domiciled in Mauritius. Laurium has...

Goldblatt joins team at Chrysalis

Chrysalis Capital has taken on Nick Goldblatt as an associate partner and senior dealmaker as of August 1.  Goldblatt...

Differential blends data science and human ideas

Having launched in mid-2019, Johannesburg-based Differential Capital has made significant headway as a business, combining fundamental investment processes with artificial intelligence to...

Mergence announces C-suite changes

Boutique asset manager, Mergence Investment Managers, has announced a number of high-level changes to its executive leadership team on the back of...

Amplify extols value of the hedge fund toolkit

The ability of hedge funds to produce consistent, positive and excess returns is a product of them having less constrained opportunity sets than long-only funds, according to Amplify Investment Partners

Changing African demographics to force pensions re-think

Africa has long been known for its youthful population, and while the continent will continue to have the largest youth cohort in...