Fund manager views 7Six PMs on what Biden means for tech, infrastructure, ESG and beyond
private assetsInvestors turn to private markets in ‘lower for longer’ environment
AlternativesThe rise of SPACs: A spotlight on the latest investment craze
Real EstateData centres and logistics emerge as winners from the Covid crisis
Hedge FundsWhy is South Africa bucking the global trend on hedge funds?
Why is South Africa bucking the global trend on hedge funds?
03 November 2020, 04:30
Money has been flowing out of local hedge funds, while allocations have been increasing globally.
Looking past the illiquidity problem in private markets
29 October 2020, 03:45
LONG READ: When it comes to private market investments illiquidity is a problem. But what if it was viewed as a positive feature in times of stress?
Is this how SA unit trusts will get exposure to infrastructure?
28 October 2020, 04:15
The structure worked out between GAIA Fund Managers and Kruger International allows for a direct investment into a renewable energy project within a CIS structure.
SAVCA reiterates calls for changes to Reg 28
21 October 2020, 12:31
CEO Tanya van Lill argues that private equity should be given its own allocation limits, and that these could be increased to 15%.
Janus Henderson hands new ABS fund to secured credit chief
19 October 2020, 03:00
New fund will extend existing securitised product range while meeting growing client demand.
Foord, Tantalum and 36ONE on platinum stocks
13 October 2020, 03:30
The three asset managers express divergent views on the high-flying sector.
What's the big idea, with Nick Kunze from Sanlam Private Wealth
09 October 2020, 03:30
LISTEN: Citywire South Africa's short-format podcast, hosted by Lindsay Williams, talks to Sanlam Private Wealth's Nick Kunze about trading volatility.
Old Mutual: Beware of imbalances in the gold boom
05 October 2020, 02:45
Is gold set to under-perform in the short term?
Has gold passed its peak?
30 September 2020, 03:30
AA-rated manager of the Old Mutual Gold fund, Meryl Pick, scrutinises the outlook for the precious metal.
The demand for impact investing is out-pacing supply
15 September 2020, 03:00
There is a significant opportunity for innovative fund managers able to offer relevant and credible solutions.
Local fund managers need to get innovative
14 September 2020, 03:15
Pension funds are increasingly aware of the benefits of alternatives, but they need better options.
SA private equity did not escape the crash in Q1
08 September 2020, 03:00
The latest RisCura-SAVCA South African Private Equity Performance report highlights the difficulties in sourcing local returns.
Asset Management Industry
'You have to think about who you are playing against'
04 September 2020, 03:30
In the next instalment in Citywire’s series of interviews with the heads of local asset management firms, we speak to the joint MDs at Mergence Investment Managers.
What's the big idea, with Peregrine Capital's Jacques Conradie
25 August 2020, 03:30
LISTEN: Citywire South Africa's new podcast, hosted by Lindsay Williams, asks Peregrine's Jacques Conradie about the performance of hedge funds in the current environment.
Making room for alternatives in pension fund asset allocations
20 August 2020, 02:45
RisCura’s Fran Troskie argues that it has become vital to look beyond traditional asset classes.