Building The Business

Building The Business

Thato Kola & Eben Karsten

Matrix makes strides in ESG

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have become a growing imperative for Cape Town-based Matrix Fund Managers as its business has progressed.

Mazi NextGen readies move into AI strategies

Stephán Engelbrecht and Alungile Gcaza have joined Mazi Asset Management as of March 1 to spearhead its move into the use of...

Fairtree Silver Oak builds on long/short track record

The Fairtree Silver Oak Equity Long Short SNN Retail Hedge Fund launches on April 1, a retail version of the successful Fairtree...

Futuregrowth moves forward with key empowerment deal

Futuregrowth Asset Management and Old Mutual Investments Holdco have announced the signing of a share sale agreement for the acquisition of 21.2% of...

OysterCatcher plans new market-neutral mandate

OysterCatcher Investments, headed by Jonathan du Toit, has developed a strong track record with its South African equity long/short mandate and is...

Absa democratises investment tools

Absa is preparing to roll out its Fund-Linked Solutions platform in the first quarter, extending market-leading solutions via a sophisticated automated note...

27four makes progress in unlisted space

27four Investment Managers has made meaningful progress in the unlisted space, which now accounts for R3 billion in assets invested on behalf...

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...

Laurium tackles global markets with fresh impetus

Armed with decades of experience and helped by faster information flows as he explores global markets, Laurium's Rob Oellermann maintains that intellectual courage remains key for any fund manager

Smith joins Abax with focus on fixed income hedge

Linda Smith has joined the investment team at Abax Investments, taking over management of its multi-strategy fixed income hedge fund and continuing...