Equity markets are haemorrhaging money globally and emerging markets are bearing the brunt as investors flee from risky assets. In this episode of the MoneyMakers Bruce Whitfield spoke to First Avenue’s Lo Giyose about where to find certainty in global volatility. He also provides insight into First Avenue’s investment strategy which focuses on companies […]
First Avenue’s TMT analyst, Nadim Mohamed, spoke to BusinessDay TV about the recent hearings by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on telecommunications into the regulation of OTTs and their impact on South African telecommunication firms. To view the full interview, click here.
First Avenue’s CIO and portfolio manager, Hlelo Giyose, spoke to Ryk van Niekerk from Moneyweb about our philosophy and process. Particular emphasis is placed on our preference for companies with inflation that represent human ingenuity and have inherent inflation fighting properties. Click here to listen to the interview.
On 3 November, 2015, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) fined MTN a record amount of $5.2 billion for failing to disconnect 5 million unregistered subscribers in their Nigerian operation. The scale of the fine represented 20% of their market capitalisation prior to the announcement.
First Avenue’s Hlelo Giyose commented on MTN’s handling of the fine […]