19 Apr 2021
Quo vadis, cleantech investors?
Renewed global commitment to the environment has ignited much investment chatter, driving stocks in the cleantech and renewables space to ultra-high valuations. Foord Singapore portfolio manager, Brian Arcese…
21 Jan 2021
The cupboard is now bare
It is difficult to remember the heady days of the 2010 Soccer World Cup and the general sense of national euphoria and ‘gees’ we experienced. Business development manager Nick Curtin writes how the national mood is…
14 Jan 2021
Year in review
We will remember 2020 as the year COVID-19 dramatically impacted our lives. Portfolio manager Mike Townshend looks at the year that was.
10 Dec 2020
Foord Global Funds boost SA performance
Returns on Foord’s South African multi-asset funds rank near the top of their respective peer groups this year as might be expected from Foord during especially troubled markets. The two Foord global funds buoyed…
16 Nov 2020
Inflation — the biggest destroyer of capital
Inflation in the principal developed economies has been a subdued affair for the past quarter-century. But it hasn’t always been so. William Fraser discusses inflationary pressures in the world’s developed economies.
30 Oct 2020
A recipe for dealing with rand stress
Of all the sources of financial stress, rand volatility is surely topmost for South African investors. As a nation, we obsess about the rand and its trajectory. Nancy Hossack, analyst at Foord Asset Management…