Editor's Letter

Editor's Letter

Mindful of changing markets

It’s been a brutal first half to the year, with managers re-appraising the investment environment in 2022’s vastly altered global macroeconomic conditions.

Adding new dimensions

Diversity, sustainability and longevity were key themes at our 13th annual Symposium, held on March 9 in Cape Town, which brought a much...

In search of the evergreen

Investors everywhere are in need of perennial portfolios that can withstand the ravages of time, delivering consistent and incremental gains

The winds of change

Adapting to a changing environment was much under discussion during this year’s annual Investor Survey, which contains important insights from leading allocators to...

Passing the stress test

Covid complications have roiled global markets for a while now, and the difficult operating environment continues. Investors everywhere are having to rise...

Mitigating risks

Global stock markets enjoyed a positive start to the year, with the MSCI World Index gaining 4.52% for the first three months...

2021 Vision

Entering 2021, the world’s problems are far from solved.  Markets have been bullish, as liquidity abounds, although not everyone...

Alternatives can help soothe rocky markets

The search for yield has been a talking point for investors for many years – more notably in developed markets post the...

On point, and sticking to the game plan

“At a time where the global economy is in the worst recession in living memory, global financial markets enjoyed their best quarter...

Shock to the system

Q1 2020 will certainly go down in the record books. What a different world we find ourselves in, with no certainty as...