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Social Security discussion – high-sounding rhetoric or subject for reform?

If the subject of social security is an emotive issue, then the politics of reforming it is undoubtedly a divisive one. As an ‘Opinionista’ for the Daily Maverick, Fatima Vawda say’s there is an urgent need for heightened focus on programme reform of the social security system in South Africa.

Continue reading on Daily Maverick. 

May 22, 2017|

Moneyweb: ‘Keeping small businesses out of the value chain is anti-competitive’

Why is the asset management industry struggling to transform?

Patrick Cairns  |  19 September 2016 01:00

CAPE TOWN Since the first BEE.conomics survey on transformation in the South African asset management industry was conducted in 2009, the number of black asset managers in the country has grown by 193%. There are now […]

September 19, 2016|

Look out for the release of the Transformation in South African Asset Management Survey 2016

The eagerly awaited 2016 Transformation in Asset Management Survey will be released during September. 2016 marks our 8th year of publication of the survey. The survey is designed to provide industry stakeholders with unrivalled data and intelligence to measure the pace of transformation in South African asset management enabling asset owners to make informed allocation decisions. Here […]

August 23, 2016|

Retirement funds and service providers to rethink their transformation progress

27four Investment Managers is a leading retirement fund transformation specialist. Allow us to help you achieve your transformation goals.

Our capability includes:

  • Helping you access the leading B-BBEE asset managers across asset classes and lifecycle.
  • Daily risk management and monitoring.
  • Measuring the socio-economic impact of allocating to B-BBEE asset managers and suppliers.
  • Retirement fund B-BBEE Scorecard measurement and disclosure.

The 2016 […]

July 22, 2016|

Media release: Call for black asset managers to help drive transformation through the 2016 BEE.conomics Transformation in South African Asset Management Survey

14 June 2016

Research for the 2016 Annual BEE.conomics Transformation in South African Asset Management Survey is underway and 27four Investment Managers, publishers of the survey, are calling all black asset managers who meet the participation criteria to come forward and help drive industry transformation.

27four Investment Managers is an award-winning, independent South African multi-manager that offers […]

June 14, 2016|

Introducing #MoneyMoves with Tim Modise

Money Moves is a TV show, its an event, an exclusive investment club and its coming to a city near you! Once you join you will have access to a vast array of financial information at your fingertips, get the latest news on events and have an opportunity to drive the TV show with […]

April 19, 2016|

Investor cries foul at Sovereign Food Investments executive bonuses

Featured: Aeon Investment Management

A TOP fund manager has slammed the board of directors at Eastern Cape-based poultry producer Sovereign Food Investments for not exercising their fiduciary responsibility to act in the best interests of shareholders.

In a letter seen by Business Day, Aeon Asset Management chief investment officer Asief Mohamed argued that by significantly lowering a […]

October 28, 2015|

An unlikely flame-thrower

Featured: Aeon Investment Management

Asief Mohamed doesn’t look like your average flame-thrower, but this quietly spoken man, who heads up boutique asset management firm Aeon Investment Management, believes corporate South Africa needs a fire lit underneath it.

He is leading the charge, along with fellow shareholder activist Chris Logan, to ring some changes in the executive pay […]

October 28, 2015|

The case for flexible funds – Moneyweb

Featured: Mazi Capital

Why they can deliver better returns than equity funds.

CAPE TOWN – In the current market volatility I was reminded of an interview I did with Rob Spanjaard of Rezco Asset Management a few months ago. He made the very important point that investing is not just about earning high returns when […]

September 17, 2015|

Benguela Global Fund Managers and London based ACPI Investment Managers announce a strategic partnership

Featured: Benguela Global Fund Managers

Johannesburg based Benguela Global Fund Managers (“Benguela”) and London based ACPI Investment Managers (“ACPI”) have announced a strategic partnership that will enable Benguela to expand its product offering. Both Benguela and ACPI are independent investment managers, both majority owned by their respective professionals. The firms share a similar philosophy and approach, with a primary […]

September 14, 2015|