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Investors Urge South Africa To Leave Their $163B Savings

South Africa's 2.4 trillion rand ($163 billion) savings industry has a request for the ruling party: stop threatening to dictate where funds must invest and get going on projects that pensions can help finance.
Read by 45% of LPs June 05, 2014

Elias Masilela Resigns as CEO of SA's Public Investment Corp

Elias Masilela, the CEO of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC), is resigning effective June 30, 2014. South Africa's Public Investment Corporation has US$ 153 billion in assets which manages pensions for South African state workers. Under Masilela's watch, pension assets grew by 60%.
Read by 71% of LPs April 28, 2014

Investors in South African Balanced Funds Lost Out on Listed Property Boom

Listed property in South Africa has out-performed the equity and the bond markets by a wide margin over the past 15 years, but many investors in multi-asset (or balanced) funds did not benefit as much as they could have done from the extended bull run, because their exposure to the sector was low.
Read by 65% of LPs March 21, 2014

South Africa president dropped $23 million in public money on this enormous estate

The controversial homestead of South African President Jacob Zuma in Nkandla, South Africa.(Marco Longarimarco/AFP File)...
Read by 45% of LPs March 07, 2014

South Africa's Govt Pension Fund Needs a Master Custodian

The GEPF seeks to appoint a single legal contracting entity with which it can contract for the provision of all required master custody services.
Read by 49% of LPs March 03, 2014

Slower Growth Predicted for South African Property Market

After two years of strong growth, the residential market in South Africa is set to lead global housing price increases by some estimates, although the rise in property values is expected to be slower...
Read by 63% of LPs March 03, 2014

2014 Budget tackles irregularity in South Africa's Property Industry

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said an initiative undertaken jointly with the public works department to review the validity and cost effectiveness of all government property leases had exposed several deficiencies.
Read by 76% of LPs

February 20, 2014

Brandon Doyle interviewed on CNBC Africa, Closing Bell West Africa

Convergence Partners recently raised $150mn pool of capital for investment in ICT private equity. CNBC Africa spoke to CEO Brandon Doyle about the private equity fund raising environment in Southern Africa as well as the general direction of current trends in the PE market.
Read by 34% of LPs February 14, 2014

$100B South Africa Pension Appoints Investment Head

Naran joins the South African fund while a question mark remains over the status of the its CIO and aiCIO Power 100 member John Oliphant , who was suspended in October....
Read by 50% of LPs February 10, 2014

African leaders committed to boosting infrastructure, says Zuma

Removing barriers that hold up infrastructure development across Africa is a priority for the continent's leaders, according to South Africa's president Jacob Zuma....
Read by 69% of LPs