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Enko extends in private credit

Enko Capital has hired Saad Sheikh to its London office as partner and head of private credit as it leverages its African investment platform to offer investors an ESG and impact-focused African private credit strategy

Hedge funds endure in tough May

All South African hedge fund strategies turned in positive medians in May, while global markets were shaken and the JSE All Share...

Sustainable Capital achieves 10 years in Africa

African equity specialist Sustainable Capital’s flagship fund, the Africa Alpha Fund, has reached the 10-year mark, delivering 54.9% when the S&P Africa ex-SA equity index has declined by -5.2%

Funds hold steady in brutal month

South African hedge funds turned in respectable gains in April, with the HedgeNews Africa South African Single-Manager Composite delivering a median return of 0.65%.

All Weather bucks market trend with global hedge

All Weather Capital has recently launched a Global Equity Hedge Fund, managed by CIO and lead fund manager Shane Watkins and co-fund...

Westbrooke extends private debt offering

Westbrooke Alternative Asset Management has opened its CISCA-regulated Westbrooke SNN Income Plus QI Hedge Fund, an unlisted local private debt offering, which provides...

Patience pays off for Aylett

Aylett & Co. Fund Managers has made solid progress with its Aylett Prescient QI Hedge Fund, adding a net 5.04% so far this year...

Apex announces Maitland acquisition

Global financial services provider Apex Group has announced plans to acquire the fund services and third-party management company business operations of Maitland...

Absa’s Pretorius uses quant tools to “solve” market problems

The AAM SNN Fixed Income Retail Hedge Fund, managed by Neels Pretorius at Absa Alternative Asset Management, aims for a cash plus...

Ninety One sees three key dynamics at play

Three key dynamics are driving the equity markets in the first half of 2022, according to the 4Factor team at Ninety One,...