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In many markets, investors are directing large amounts of money into funds that market themselves as ‘socially responsible’. According to Investment Company Institute trade group, these funds attracted $4.7 billion in the USA last year.
These inflows are also not just coming from a niche of investors with certain ideologies....
Most investors recognise that offshore investing is part of a robust investment strategy. There are a variety of ways to invest offshore and various structures that can be utilised to suit investors’ current situation and future needs.
Some of the better known ways to gain offshore exposure are through foreign...
The grass is not always greener on the other side, and one would be well advised to consider all the investment risks when determining the local versus offshore diversification within a portfolio.
Many in the investing community think offshore investments have a better chance of outperforming local markets as the...
Though Jacob Zuma’s tenure as leader of SA is generally regarded as an economic disaster, investors would still have nearly trebled the value of their nominal investments on the JSE over the 10-year timeframe of his time in office.
"The grass is not always greener on the other side, and...
CNBC Africa, the Closing Bell, Interviewed Gregoire Theron, Head of Manager Research at GraySwan Investments, on the importance of local versus offshore diversification within portfolios.
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How much should you diversify offshore?
The grass is not always greener on the other side, and investors would be well advised to consider all the investment risks when determining the local versus offshore diversification within their portfolios.
Many investors think offshore investments have a better chance of outperforming local markets...
We analyse Duncan Theron, CEO of GraySwan Investments.
If someone came to you tomorrow with R100m to invest in just one company, which would it be?
Emerging market equities continue to offer value for investors who are prepared to be selective, have a high risk appetite and a long-term investment horizon....
Investors that are interested in listed equity in Africa need to be aware of the different layers of fees. We help you understand the different fees you will be paying and provide average direct costs such as brokerage, levies and taxes over all stock markets in Africa.
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As with our motto, “always count”, we test and verify everything. Each month we conduct more than 30 different detailed investment manager peer group GraySwan ScoreCards. Every report encapsulates more than 30 pages of performance and risk related statistics and form part of various quantitative reports, which we use as an initial screening methodology in our investment manager research process.