‘Defending the Caveman’ is the longest-running and most successful solo comedy in South African theatre history. It explains why men and women see the world so differently. The reason that it has played to over a million people, is that... Read More →
Is there any opportunity that lies in the public school sector? It is quite possible that there is. Looking at the growth rate in the number of SA’s public school learners it is evident that it tracks SA’s population growth... Read More →
MoneyMarketing asked Mark Lapedus, Divisional Director: Proposition Enablement, Liberty Innovation, about the annuity options available to retirees. From data released by ASISA, over 90% of the annuities sold in SA in 2015 were living annuities. Why do you think this... Read More →
MoneyMarketing (22 November 2016) The South African hedge fund industry is still relatively small. There is only around R70 billion invested in local hedge funds, which makes it a tiny part of a $3 trillion global industry.
MoneyMarketing (November 2016) There are now even more opportunities to diversify your investments and that is through retail investor hedge funds (RIHFs). We at Laurium Capital, believe that by utilising hedge funds, investors and financial advisers have access to more investment tools.... Read More →
MoneyMarketing (October 2016) Why has the popularity of multi-asset funds, especially flexible funds, increased over the last few years? Why has the popularity of multi-asset funds, especially flexible funds, increased over the last few years? Investors in the South African... Read More →
Written by: Brian Thomas – Co-portfolio manager and Analyst at Laurium Capital Bloomberg Finance LLP, the ubiquitous information provider of all things financial, defines a benchmark as “A standard against which the performance of a security, mutual fund or investment... Read More →
Over the years, international investors have searched for yield and found themselves looking towards Africa. One source of remarkably consistent alpha and attractive risk- adjusted returns has been the South African hedge fund industry. With a market capitalisation of US$354bn,... Read More →
InvestSA (August 2016) The Laurium Flexible Prescient Fund celebrates three years with chart topping performance… Want to beat good investment returns that beat inflation and the markets? Just ask the managers of the Laurium Flexible Prescient Fund.
Africa Global Funds (August 2016) One source of remarkably consistent alpha and attractive risk-adjusted returns has been the South African hedge fund industry. While it is true that it is difficult, if not impossible to hedge in most markets throughout... Read More →