Group of Boutique Asset Managers (GBAM) announced the appointment of Tim Warrington as the new chairman at the organisation’s AGM in London. Stavanger based Warrington, the deputy managing director of Norwegian asset manager SKAGEN, joins past chairman, Jose Luis Jimenez, chief investment officer at Mapfre and South African Hlelo Giyose, CEO of Johannesburg based First […]
Asset managers from The Group of Boutique Asset Managers (GBAM) and leading academics addressed the ‘fallacies’ behind many company valuation methodologies, including smart beta and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) screening, at their recent workshop in Siena University. In a gathering of academics and value managers chaired by Jose Luis Jimenez (pictured), head of Asset Management […]
South Africa’s stock market, long dominated by powerful mining companies, is acquiring greater depth and breadth as flourishing sectors such as retail, tourism and hospitality, and financial services attract a new wave of domestic and international investment. Previous negative perceptions of the JSE (Johannesburg Securities Exchange) have been associated with the market’s dominant mining stocks […]
The Group of Boutique Asset Managers (GBAM) meets in Lisbon to discuss UK’s RDR and the risk to the global development of Ucits.