SANNE Connect: #3 - The Hedge Funds issue

A warm welcome to this third issue of Connect, SANNE’s regular technical bulletin aimed at fund managers, their advisers and investors.

Following our recent acquisition and integration of IDS Fund Services in South Africa and Malta into the SANNE business, we wanted to take this opportunity to share with you all a wide range of insights from within the hedge fund sector, both inside the South African market and more broadly across the industry.

In this edition, we have articles on:

  • Alignment of interests – Graeme Rate of SANNE
  • Financial reporting for alternative investment funds – Simon Vardon of SANNE
  • The South African Hedge fund industry – Michael Denenga of ThipaDenenga
  • A unique alpha opportunity – Bradley Anthony of Fairtree Capital
  • South Africa – blazing a trail for hedge funds – Gwyneth Roberts of HedgeNews Africa


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