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Excelsia builds record with hedge mandates

Market-neutral mandate benefits in volatile markets, while long/short strategy takes a longer-term view

Cheesman joins Protea as senior analyst

Ex-Investec man to support founder and fund manager Jean Pierre Verster, who manages a range of long/short portfolios and segregated mandates

Awards nominees extend gains

Updated provisional nominations for the 11th annual HedgeNews Africa Awards, based on 11 months of returns, reveal a strong line-up of managers that have steered through variable markets to deliver convincing gains so far

Terebinth adds quant analyst

Pagallo Nhambiri joins seven-strong team to focus on financial modelling

Two new Fairtree funds for retail market

Fairtree has launched two new hedge funds in response to increased market demand, extending its market-neutral product suite to cater to clients’ differing risk-return...

Enko debt fund delivers over three years

Enko Capital has passed the three-year mark with its African Debt Fund, which has gained a net annualised 15.13% since inception in October 2016...

THINK.CAPITAL reaches five-year mark

The flagship RCIS THINK Growth QI Hedge Fund celebrated its five-year anniversary , returning a net 8.25% per annum

Strong showing from early nominees for 2019 Awards

Hedge funds have been consistent performers thus far in 2019, with the HedgeNews Africa South African Composite gaining 6.59% to the end of October

Fairtree Foundation invests in upliftment

Fairtree Capital, together with its partners who are actively engaged in social upliftment, has extended its investment reach into underprivileged communities by establishing the...

Du Toit gets going with long/short

Johannesburg-based Oyster Catcher Investments, headed by ex-Truffle man Jonathan du Toit, is advising on a South African long/short strategy