MASTERS OF THEIR CRAFT REFINE THEIR SKILLS OVER TIME

There are no shortcuts to wealth creation. It’s about doing the right things at the right times, over and over again. We don’t believe in cutting corners or compromising on our values for short term gains.

Nov 15, 2017

Classic FM-Smart Beta

Unpacking Smart Beta

MEDIA

Nov 08, 2017

Glacier Shopping List Q2 2017

BCI Income Plus added to the Q2 shopping list

IN THE PRESS

Oct 26, 2017

Fairtree launches third Protea hedge fund

Fairtree Capital launches third hedge fund in its Protea range of funds

IN THE PRESS

Oct 13, 2017

1st in Morningstars SA Asset Manager Ratings Q3

  See the full list below: Morningstar_Rating_Analysis_of_South_African_Domiciled_Asset_Managers_Q3_2017

IN THE PRESS

Oct 13, 2017

The Rise of Passive – Blessing or Curse?

Funds on Friday – Glacier by Sanlam

IN THE PRESS,INSIGHTS

Oct 05, 2017

Stock Watch-3 Oct 2017

Latest episode of Stock Watch with Jean Pierre Verster

IN THE PRESS,MEDIA

Oct 05, 2017

Real Estate Stocks

  Author: Rob Hart (Global Real Estate Portfolio Manager)

IN THE PRESS

Oct 05, 2017

News Release 

Entries open for magnificent stage race

FAIRTREE CONTOUR

Sep 18, 2017

Fairtree Contour 2018

Enter at www.fairtreecontour.com

FAIRTREE CONTOUR

Sep 14, 2017

PortfolioMetrix

In conversation with Stephen Brown

MEDIA

Sep 14, 2017

Smart Beta – Part 4

Multi factor investing and managing single stock risk

MEDIA

Sep 04, 2017

Walk For Little Feet 2017

Life Child

IN THE PRESS

Aug 29, 2017

Smart Beta – Part 3

Multi Factor Investing

MEDIA

Aug 11, 2017

Smart Beta – Part 2

What drives stock returns?

MEDIA

Aug 11, 2017

Property Stocks

Rate Rise Fear Overstated

IN THE PRESS

Aug 11, 2017

Global Outlook 2017/18

INSIGHTS

Aug 01, 2017

Commodity fund comes of age

Featured in Hedge News Africa.

IN THE PRESS

Jul 25, 2017

Academy riders ready for Fedhealth MTB challenge

(Featured in Fullsus Magazine) Academy riders ready for Fedhealth MTB Challenge

IN THE PRESS

Jul 21, 2017

Smart Beta – Part 1

The new benchmark for active equity management

MEDIA

Jul 19, 2017

Fairtree News -June 2017

Fairtree Flexible Income Plus turns 4, 2018 Grad programme and Gospel Skouspel featured in this months newsletter

INSIGHTS

Jun 28, 2017

Graduate Programme 2018

Applications now open for our 2018 Investment Analyst Graduate Programme!

IN THE PRESS

Jun 26, 2017

Die Groot Ontbyt

Kobus Nel (CEO) chats investments and the exciting partnership with Gospel Skouspel

MEDIA

Jun 26, 2017

Paarl Boys vs Boland Landbou

Another great win for the boys in blue. Final score 38-33

MEDIA

Jun 12, 2017

Monthly Insights – May 2017

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Jun 09, 2017

Mr Price

What went wrong with SA’s retail darling

IN THE PRESS

May 26, 2017

Gospel Skouspel Borg

Kobus Nel (CEO) chats to Tygerberg 104FM about Fairtree, investments and sponsoring Gospel Skouspel

IN THE PRESS,MEDIA

May 25, 2017

Boishaai dominates Rondebosch 73-7

MEDIA

May 22, 2017

Fairtree News-May 2017

Downgrades, benchmarks and new fund launches

IN THE PRESS,INSIGHTS

May 22, 2017

Multi-strategy leads the way in April

Multi-strategy funds top the HedgeNewsAfrica tables fro the month of April

IN THE PRESS

May 18, 2017

Hot Stocks on CNBC Africa

Watch Hot Stocks weekdays at 8pm on CNBC Africa, DSTV Channel 410. Jean Pierre Verster is a regular contributor.

MEDIA

May 17, 2017

Solving the Naspers problem

The argument for using capped indices

IN THE PRESS

May 15, 2017

Monthly Insights – April 2017

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month

INSIGHTS

May 09, 2017

Benchmarks

Do you know which benchmark your equity fund manager is using?

IN THE PRESS

Apr 22, 2017

Fairtree BMT Academy tackles the Epic

Fairtree BMT Academy making us proud at the 2017 ABSA Cape Epic

MEDIA

Apr 18, 2017

Fairtree News- April

Hannes van den Berg (Equity Portfolio Manager) Where are we going? This has been the biggest question of all ages – has it not?…

INSIGHTS

Apr 11, 2017

Searching for function in the face of futility

Q1- 2017, Quarterly Commentary

INSIGHTS

Apr 06, 2017

Epic Stalwart, teams with flower girl to stand on podium

Feedback from Team Fairtree Capital after tackling the 2017 Cape Epic

IN THE PRESS

Apr 04, 2017

Monthly Insights- March 2017

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Apr 04, 2017

Providence expands in the South West

Fairtree Hospitality Real Estate fund recently acquired a trio of Torbay hotels in the UK

IN THE PRESS

Mar 16, 2017

Monthly Insights- January 2017

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Mar 01, 2017

Outlook 2017

A Global Outlook by Macro analyst Jacobus Lacock.

INSIGHTS

Feb 27, 2017

Monthly Insights – December 2017

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Feb 21, 2017

Fairtree News – Feb 2017

Investment fees and portfolio manager insights in the latest edition of Fairtree News

INSIGHTS

Feb 16, 2017

Not all investment fees are equal

CIO Bradley Anthony

INSIGHTS

Feb 10, 2017

Analyse This…

Things you didn’t know about Jean Pierre Verster (Equity Portfolio Manager)

IN THE PRESS

Feb 09, 2017

Fairtree Global Consumer Long Short Fund undergoes re-branding

IN THE PRESS

Feb 09, 2017

Markets with Jean Pierre Verster

Jean Pierre Verster chats market fears on Just One Lap with Simon Brown.

MEDIA

Jan 16, 2017

Fairtree Simonsberg Contour Trail Run

New stage race on the trail running calendar

IN THE PRESS

Dec 19, 2016

Fairtree builds distribution team

IN THE PRESS

Dec 15, 2016

“Quantamental” investing helps managers and investors avoid behavioral biases

helps managers and investors avoid behavioral biases

IN THE PRESS,MEDIA

Dec 13, 2016

The SA Hedge Fund Industry

An ever evolving landscape

IN THE PRESS

Dec 12, 2016

Sector Rotation

Finding the market leaders.

IN THE PRESS

Dec 12, 2016

Monthly Insights- October 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Nov 30, 2016

Stock Watch – 29 Nov 2016

Jean Pierre Verster gives market commentary on the weekly episode of Stock Watch.

MEDIA

Nov 23, 2016

Tiger Brands se dubbelsyfer-winsstyging en verdere sake-vooruitsigte

Jean Pierre Verster on RSG Geldsake discussing Tiger Brands. 23 November 2016

MEDIA

Nov 14, 2016

Monthly Insights – September 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Nov 12, 2016

Fairtree News – November 2016

Hannes van den Berg (Equity Portfolio Manager) reflects on the years activities in our latest issue of Fairtree News

INSIGHTS

Nov 08, 2016

Richemont se grootskaalse herstrukturering: Betekenis en gevolge

Jean Pierre Verster featured on Finansiele Fokus (7 November 2016)

MEDIA

Oct 28, 2016

Graduate Programme – Investment Analyst

Applications now open the 2016 Fairtree Graduate Programme , based at our Cape Town head office.

IN THE PRESS

Oct 28, 2016

A Unique Alpha Opportunity

Shortly after the global financial crisis of 2008, many prominent market commentators were forecasting a transition to a new low return world.

IN THE PRESS

Oct 24, 2016

JP Verster: Life after 36ONE

Hedge fund Jean Pierre Verster became rather famous when admitting that he’d made clients R100m by going short on Abil shares ahead of the micro-lender’s

IN THE PRESS

Oct 20, 2016

Monthly Insights – August 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past few months.

INSIGHTS

Oct 17, 2016

Finansiele Fokus – 9 September 2016

RSG Geldsake met Jean Pierre Verster, portefeuljebestuurder by Fairtree Capital

MEDIA

Oct 12, 2016

Entries now open for the 2017 Fairtree Simonsberg Contour

MEDIA

Oct 12, 2016

Second annual Fairtree Simonsberg Contour promises even better riding

Entries now open for the 2017 Fairtree Simonsberg Contour MTB Stage Race

IN THE PRESS

Sep 09, 2016

“Weak economies test the health of life insurers”

Equity Analyst – Ryan Cloete comments on the growth of health insurers in current economic times.

IN THE PRESS

Sep 06, 2016

Paul Crawford (Fixed Income Portfolio Manager) discusses Fees and long term investing in this article featured in Invest SA.

IN THE PRESS

Sep 02, 2016

Monthly Insights – July 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Sep 01, 2016

BMT / Fairtree sunrise training ride

We are passionate about uplifting the community. What better way than doing it through an activity we enjoy?

MEDIA

Aug 31, 2016

Beleggers moet dapper wees se kenner op welvaartkongres

Editor- Christiaan.Cloete

IN THE PRESS

Aug 23, 2016

Finansiele Fokus – 22 August 2016

RSG Geldsake: MTN se nuwe multi-miljard-rand swart-bemagtigingstransaksie: Jean Pierre Verster, portefeuljebestuurder by Fairtree Capital

MEDIA

Aug 17, 2016

Finansiele Fokus – 14 August 2016

Listen to Jean Pierre Verster as market commentator on RSG’s Finansiele Fokus.

MEDIA

Aug 17, 2016

Afrikaans Sentraal Volksblad – 6 August 2016

Paul Crawford discusses the Fixed Income and the impacts of Brexit, leading up to the Welvaartkongres.

IN THE PRESS

Aug 12, 2016

Fairtree Protea launch sidesteps choppy markets post Brexit vote

Hedge News Africa chats to Jean Pierre Verster about the newly launched Protea Fund and navigating a tough economic climate.

IN THE PRESS

Aug 12, 2016

Fairtree Assegai’s relative-value strategy celebrates five strong years

Fairtree Assegai recently celebrated 5 years. Read more in this Hedge News Africa feature.

IN THE PRESS

Aug 12, 2016

Shifting policy and political paradigms

The shift towards fiscal policy to enact reflation.

IN THE PRESS

Aug 05, 2016

#InvestmentFeesMightNeedSomeAttention

The Effect of Fees on your Investment

IN THE PRESS

Aug 04, 2016

Meet the Doctors of Spin

After consulting with Fairtree Capital…The Fairtree simonise contour was renamed.. The fire Ride.

IN THE PRESS

Jul 31, 2016

Monthly Insights – June 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Jul 28, 2016

Fairtree sponsors Paarl Boys’ High rugby

Fairtree Capital recently became a proud sponsor of Paarl Boys’ High Rugby. The Boy’s High first XI is currently ranked as the top schoolboy rugby team in the country, boasting a 38 match unbeaten track record…

IN THE PRESS

Jul 17, 2016

The Amazon Effect

Since Amazon.com launched as “Earth’s Biggest Bookstore” in July 1995, the internet has dramatically and permanently changed a host of consumer industries

IN THE PRESS

Jul 17, 2016

Multi-Factor Smart Beta as an Investment Strategy

The rapid growth of the Smart Beta investment industry over the last decade has been nothing short of extraordinary

IN THE PRESS

Jun 25, 2016

Monthly Insights – May 2016

AN overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Jun 13, 2016

Finansiele Fokus – 13 June 2016

Rademeyer Vermaak chats to RSG about Smart Beta Funds.

MEDIA

May 23, 2016

Monthly Insights – April 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Apr 23, 2016

Monthly Insights – March 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Mar 23, 2016

Monthly Insights – February 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Feb 04, 2016

Monthly Insights – January 2016

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Feb 04, 2016

Navigating Stock Market Volatility in 2016

There was certainly no shortage of memorable moments for global markets in 2015

IN THE PRESS

Jan 10, 2016

Where is the boom amongst the gloom?

Where is the boom amongst the gloom? Overview The 2016 “Happy New Year” greetings faded swiftly this year as the collapse of equity markets globally

INSIGHTS

Dec 31, 2015

Monthly Insights – October 2015

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Dec 06, 2015

Monthly Insights – November 2015

An overview of how our funds have performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

Jan 17, 2015

Monthly Insights – December 2015

Fairtree Capital December monthly insights. An overview of how our funds performed over the past month.

INSIGHTS

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