AlternativesLocal fund managers need to get innovative
AlternativesSA private equity did not escape the crash in Q1
Asset Management Industry'You have to think about who you are playing against'
Hedge Funds ListenWhat's the big idea, with Peregrine Capital's Jacques Conradie
AlternativesMaking room for alternatives in pension fund asset allocations
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.
How do asset allocators get protection into their portfolios?
18 August 2020, 03:30
Three local boutique managers talk about the strategies that they are thinking about given the uncertain global environment.
SA private equity is not immune to the lower return environment
12 August 2020, 03:15
The latest Riscura-SAVCA performance report highlights the challenging landscape.
Silver's stunning rise leaves gold in the shade
12 August 2020, 02:45
Investment professionals identify three key trends that have been driving the rally in silver.
The alternative to prescribed assets
06 August 2020, 03:15
Alexander Forbes encourages asset allocators to think more seriously about impact investing.
Is gold headed for $3,000 per ounce?
06 August 2020, 02:30
Bank of America Merrill Lynch sees plenty more upside.
Chart of the week: Is gold actually an under-performer?
03 August 2020, 03:15
Since the market bottomed on 19 March, gold has been the worst-performing precious metal.
Could gold break $2,000 this week?
29 July 2020, 03:00
According to the World Gold Council, China’s gold demand stabilised in June, with gold prices rising for the fourth consecutive month.
Standard Bank to de-list four commodity ETNs
22 July 2020, 03:20
Its gold, platinum, palladium and silver exchange-traded notes will not be reissued when they mature next month.
Hedging matters: the struggle to protect portfolios amid infinite QE
20 July 2020, 03:00
Citywire Selector spoke to multi-asset and fixed income investors to uncover how they build their defenses in the times of ultra-low rates.
A local case study for making ESG more than just talk
17 July 2020, 03:15
The Consolidated Retirement Fund for local government is an example of how implementing a targeted responsible investment policy can work in South Africa.
Futuregrowth invests in SweepSouth through its development equity fund
15 July 2020, 03:20
This is the fund's second major investment this year.
The appeal of alternatives is on the rise in a post-Covid world
05 July 2020, 04:00
Natixis IM report finds that majority of investors are increasingly attracted to alternatives in the current environment.
Schroders ups real assets efforts with deal for $1.1bn Asian group
02 July 2020, 02:45
Asset management firm to take majority stake in regional real estate specialist.
Achieving Nirvana in post-retirement portfolios
01 July 2020, 03:15
Glacier has analysed how a combination of alternative strategies leads to more predictable outcomes.