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Asset management in South Africa – Ten things to know

1. Licensing of asset managers South African asset managers must register as financial service providers (FSPs) with the Financial Services Board (FSB) under the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act (FAIS). Any person carrying on asset management business in South Africa, or from abroad directed at South African clients, whether in a discretionary or non-discretionary capacity … Continue reading

Asset management in South Africa: Ten things to know

We have published a handy ten things to know about asset management in South Africa. We look briefly at how asset managers and alternative fund managers get licensed, how foreign funds get registered, how they can be marketed in our country, the new exchange control dispensation for private equity funds introduced by the South African … Continue reading