Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Winter Initiatives

Our 67 Minutes on Mandela Day – The Soup and Sarmie Drive Each year, South Africans are asked to give 67 minutes of their time in service of others on Mandela Day. This year the CSR Team decided to focus on the homeless in the community to “help make the Cape a place where no […] Continue reading

Edge Capital at HedgeNews Africa Symposium 2014

The South African Hedge Fund Industry gathers once a year at the HedgeNews Africa Symposium to discuss pertinent local and global developments likely to affect the industry and investors. This year, topics discussed included business growth, creating new investment products and coping with changing regulations, especially the Treating Customer Fairly legislation and the requirements for […] Continue reading

Edge Capital wins 2014 International Hedge Funds Award

2014 International Hedge Fund Awards – Winners Announced On 6 February 2014, the publishers of Acquisition International Magazine announced the winners of their 2014 International Hedge Fund Awards. Edge Capital was named the South African Multi-Strategy Fund of the Year. These global awards recognise the outstanding achievements of individuals and companies within the hedge funds […] Continue reading

Edge Capital wins at Africa Asset Management Performance Awards 2013

We are pleased to have been recognised recently with two top awards at the annual Africa Asset Management Performance Awards, held on Thursday, 24th October 2013 at the Vineyard Hotel in Cape Town. The Iconic Matador Institutional Fund achieved 1st place for the Best Fund of Hedge Fund of the Year, as well as 1st […] Continue reading

10 out of 10! A Decade of Outstanding Risk-adjusted Returns

Our Iconic Absolute Return Fund celebrates its 10th year This May marks a special milestone at Edge Capital as our Iconic Absolute Return Fund reaches its 10 year anniversary. The decade will be remembered as one of the most challenging investment environments on record with the world’s leading economies in seemingly perpetual crisis. Despite the […] Continue reading

Edge Capital appoints portfolio analyst

Verosha Sewbaran has joined Cape Town-based Edge Capital as a portfolio analyst, with effect from March 1, 2013, where she will be responsible for manager and strategy research across the team’s numerous domestic portfolios. Sewbaran recently completed her articles at KPMG and has three years of audit experience. She has a B.Bus.Sc (Finance) degree from […] Continue reading

International Hedge Fund Awards 2013 South African Multi-Strategy Fund of the Year

United Kingdom – 8th February 2013 – Today marks the highly anticipated publication of the 2013 winners of the International Hedge Fund Awards. Continue reading

Our brand refresh is a commitment to our values and another 10 years of performance and service excellence

Change is Inevitable but clear Values allow Adaptation Values are the motivating power behind purposeful action. They are the ends to which we act. This applies as much to life as to wealth creation. As Edge looks to celebrate a decade of wealth creation for our clients, we deem it appropriate to explicitly re-commit to […] Continue reading

Edge Capital hires James in risk role

Justin James has joined the team at Cape Town-based Edge Capital, where he will take on the role of risk manager following the departure of Kevin Xue, who is emigrating with his family to Canada. Xue leaves Edge at the end of June and is working closely with James to ensure a smooth transition. James […] Continue reading

Edge Capital Wins At Hedgenews Africa Awards

Edge Capital was the proud recipient of the award for Best Fund of Funds at the HedgeNews Africa Awards 2011. The winning fund was the Edge Iconic Torero Aggressive Equity Fund with a 16.6% return for the year and a Sharpe Ratio of 2.95. The winners were announced at a gala dinner hosted on Thursday, […] Continue reading