Value of hedge funds is over the long term

Long-term data shows how hedge fund allocations can help to stabilise portfolio returns through difficult periods

Novare Africa Property Fund II reaches close

Fund raises US$350 million for investment in portfolio of new developments in Nigeria, Zambia and Mozambique

Informing investors will bring growth, says Nautilus

Educating and promoting hedge funds to a wider range of potential investors expected to pay off over time

Kaizen reaffirms investment style

After a tough 2015, consistent trading is paying off for investment team

Fairtree Protea starts trading

Jean Pierre Verster sidesteps choppy markets post Brexit vote as he launches directional long/short equity strategy

Fairtree’s Brown at five-year mark

Fairtree Assegai Fund has delivered net annualised gains of 25% since inception in July 2011

Deutsche reorganises prime finance roles

Arnott takes the helm in prime finance as Thornton-Dibb promoted to head of equities for South Africa

Badsha gets going with macro strategy

New fund at Sanlam Alternatives takes top-down views across local and global markets

Allan Gray Africa takes long-term view

Investment team identifies high-conviction ideas in multiple names across the continent for long-only strategies

Acanthin takes disciplined approach

Harry Singh's new venture uses near-neutral stance to fend off the general negativity of this year's markets