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Amplify rebrands hedge fund range

Amplify has attracted R1 billion from LISPs since the first hedge funds were launched on the Glacier platform in July 2020

Funds diverge as JSE edges upwards

A volatile start to the year brought a wide range of returns from South African hedge funds in January, with the HedgeNews Africa South...

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...

Nitrogen back in sweet spot as markets recalibrate

Johannesburg-based Nitrogen Fund Managers has come through a period of consolidation after a tough 2020 to deliver a net 9.81% to investors...

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...

Long/short sets the pace in 2021

South African hedge funds added a median 1.92% in December, according to the HedgeNews Africa South African Single Manager Composite, rounding out the year...

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...

Multi-strategy ahead in November

The HedgeNews Africa South African Single-Manager Composite edged 0.37% higher in November, while the JSE All Share Index gained 4.47% and the South African...

Long/short ahead in October

South African hedge funds added a median 1.52% in October, according to the HedgeNews Africa South African Single-Manager Composite, which is now 11.7% ahead...