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    Stakeholder activism: A change in the tide

    01 November 2019
    Alessandro Scalco

    Stakeholder activism has traditionally been associated with equity investment, but with investors (and asset managers) seeking ways to protect against the downside risk of the listed equity markets and to access diverse return sources, the use of alternative asset classes has become more attractive.

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    The COFI legislation to include alternative investments

    17 July 2019
    Alessandro Scalco and Rowaine Naidoo

    The Conduct of Financial Institutions Bill (“COFI”), which is expected to be tabled in Parliament this year, is said to represent the next phase of legislation aimed at remodelling the financial sector framework toward a Twin Peaks model.