The Fairtree Equity Prescient Fund was launched in November 2011

The Fairtree Equity Prescient Fund is an actively managed general equity fund with a focus on maximizing total returns for the client. The portfolio aims to actively invest in equities with a level of capital appreciation and income potential which is above the FTSE/JSE Capped Shareholder Weighted All Share Total Return Index (CAPPED SWIX). The portfolio has a long-term focus and invests in securities across all sectors

of the JSE Securities Exchange which trade below intrinsic value or have capital appreciation potential. The portfolio will invest in offshore securities when the benefit of higher returns and portfolio diversification are available. The portfolio is constructed in a diversified manner and aims to provide returns above the index while exhibiting a lower level of volatility in returns relative to the index.

"The stock market is a device for transferring money from the impatient to the patient"

Warren Buffett


Investors should take cognisance of the fact that there are risks involved in buying or selling any financial product and that past performance of a financial product is not necessarily indicative of its future performance. The value of financial products can increase as well as decrease over time, depending on the value of the underlying securities and market conditions. 

Hedge funds are portfolios of collective investment schemes and are regulated under the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, 45 of 2002. Investments in portfolios of collective investment schemes are generally medium to long term investments. Collective investments are traded at ruling prices and may engage in scrip lending and borrowing. The manager of a collective investment scheme may close a portfolio to new investors in order to manage the portfolio more efficiently in terms of its mandate.

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