Acumen Capital in the Press
Amid strong competition, this year’s ultimate winner is Acumen Capital’s
Acumen AcuityOne SNN Retail Hedge Fund Fixed Income Fund.
HedgeNews Africa Publication March 2017
With their 3rd HedgeNews | Africa win in 6 years, Acumen Capital’s Acumen AcuityOne SNN Retail Hedge Fund delivered a return of 19,67% (Sharpe ratio of 2.23), and is proving itself to be one of South Africa’s best performing Hedge Funds.
Based in the Fixed Income category, where all the nominees gained more than 15% after fees for the 12-month period, Acumen Capital proved to have had the best overall strategy for the local hedge fund market.
“2016 has proved to be a testing year for hedge funds locally and we are excited not only to be nominated for the HedgeNews Africa Fund of the Year, but also to win the Fixed Income Fund award. We look forward to building upon this success further in 2017” stated Stuart Conway, director of Acumen Capital, on the receipt of the HedgeNews | Africa award.
AcuityOne reaches four years with solid performance
Johannesburg-based Acumen Capital has delivered a solid four years with its AcuityOne Hedge Fund producing a net annualised 22.92% since inception in September 2009 to the end of August 2012. This includes a net 10.53% gain so far this year.
Acumen Capital wins Long Term Performance Award 2012.
In the Long-term categories, judged over three years, the AcuityOne Hedge Fund took home the trophy for single managers.
Acumen Capital wins Hedge Fund of the Year 2011.
Acumen Capital's AcuityOne hedge Fund delivered a net 35% gain for investors in the past calendar year.