Dave Christie, Offshore product specialist speaks about the importance of risk adjusted returns.
Dave Christie, Offshore product specialist speaks about the flows into our Ashburton Global Leaders Equity Fund and Ashburton Global Leaders ZAR Equity Feeder Fund.
Offshore equity can play a valuable role in your investment portfolio, adding diversification and, depending on your time horizon, a significant difference in your investment returns.
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) All Share and Top40 indices have made a series of record highs in the past month.
Over the past five years South African investors have been heavily focused on externalising liquid assets into the offshore investment arena. Is this still the case? Which routes to diworsification are finding favour? What are the risks and the geopolitical issues at play? And where are the opportunities?
Investing in global mega cap stocks gives investors diversification, risk mitigation and above average return prospects.
The global investment landscape over the last 12 months is characterised by a continued equity bull market, doubts about how long it can continue, increasing global trade and geo-political tensions, withdrawal of liquidity by central banks globally, turmoil in emerging markets and uncertainty about the consequences of Brexit.
Looking at how markets can change overnight, one can almost argue that an investor’s portfolio is not complete if it doesn’t have some offshore exposure.