Multi-strategy leads in December

South African hedge funds had a tumultuous year but ended in positive territory, with a median gain of more than 5% versus just over 2% from the main South African equity index.

27four unveils seeding programme

Multi-manager has taken first submissions for its hedge fund accelerator programme

Bergh back on board at Praesidium

Greg Bergh has rejoined long-time colleague Mike Beamish at Praesidium in Cape Town, while continuing with the Sanlam long/short fund.

CoroCapital makes a solid start

Johannesburg-based CoroCapital is approaching the 12-month mark with its new hedge fund, the company’s first foray into third-party fund management. The CoroCapital Hedge Fund, a...

Snakes and ladders

MSCI FM Africa Index dips 2.99 in November

A year of extreme outcomes

The ability to think differently may prove to be a defining factor for managers and investors

Early contenders show their mettle

Provisional nominations reveal funds that have excelled so far in 2016's difficult trading conditions