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Barak fully operational, focuses on restructuring plan

Barak Fund Management, a Mauritius-registered entity that is the investment manager of Barak Funds SPC Limited, one of Africa’s leading alternative credit...

Farelo and Ludwig extend access to crypto arb strategy

David Farelo and Andrew Ludwig at Cape Town-based CURRENCY HUB are extending access to their crypto arbitrage strategy, which has been running...

Prime trading strategy looks across global markets

Brian Gibbs and Stephen Pratt with Prime Asset Managers have distilled decades of market experience into a global trading strategy applied across...

African Alliance joins forces with impact offering

Experienced sub-Saharan Africa fund manager African Alliance Asset Management has joined forces with Tshikululu Social Investments, a leading social investment manager...

Peregrine Capital extends reach

Johannesburg-based Peregrine Capital went live with its global long-only fund in November 2020, in response to investor demand, having expanded its investible universe...

Blue Clay thrives on Africa opportunity

US-based BCCM Advisors, an alternative asset manager focused on making equity investments in businesses that are on the right side of long-term...

Ashton takes methodical approach in year one

“Bull markets don’t die of old age – they get murdered.” That was the takeaway message Sean Ashton recalls from a conference...

AIIM raises capital for third African infrastructure fund

African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), one of Africa’s largest infrastructure-focused private equity fund managers, has successfully completed a capital increase of US$80 million for its flagship pan-African infrastructure fund, AIIF3

Sustainable benefits from value approach

Africa-focused equity specialist Sustainable Capital says domestic and foreign allocations to African listed equities have swung to extreme lows that are unlikely...

Greenpoint plans new fund for 2021

Cape Town-based Greenpoint Capital, which specialises in private debt, plans to raise a new fund in the first quarter of 2021, focusing...