South Africa Today: Empowering Core Strategies With Passive Investing

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 9:00 AM SAST

What are the key drivers in South Africa's reinvention of itself to stimulate economic growth? As the investment landscape continues to evolve, join us to keep pace with the latest innovations and learn where passive investing fits into the equation.

Leading practitioners will discuss:

  • How core investments can enhance depth and consistency, and add a level of confidence in allocation decisions
  • What the next generation of portfolio management tools may look like and how their simplicity and accessibility can benefit all investors
  • Where banks are offering new core products with well-defined risk and return characteristics
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Riaan Breedt

Nedbank CIB

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Alex Matturri

S&P Dow Jones Indices

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Johann Gunter

Absa CIB

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Franita Neuville

Refinitiv

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Gareth Stobie

CoreShares

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Location
The Venue Melrose Arch. 17 High St, Melrose, Johannesburg, 2019, South Africa

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

REGISTRATION & NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM

WELCOME

̵        Zack Bezuidenhoudt, Head of Client Coverage South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa, S&P Dow Jones Indices

9:05 AM – 9:15 AM

OPENING REMARKS

̵        Alex Matturri, CEO, S&P Dow Jones Indices

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM

KEYNOTE: UNCOVERING THE DRIVERS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN INFLATION

̵        Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor, South African Reserve Bank

9:45 AM – 10:30 AM

EXTRACTING THE POWER OF A CORE INVESTMENT

Moderator: Zack Bezuidenhoudt, Head of Client Coverage South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa, S&P Dow Jones Indices

Panelists:

̵        Gareth Stobie, Managing Director, CoreShares

̵        Nerina Visser, Director, ETFSA

̵        Frank Sibiya, Portfolio Manager, Old Mutual

̵        Kingsley Williams, CIO, Satrix

 

10:30 AM – 10:50 AM

NETWORKING BREAK

 

10:50 AM – 11:10 AM

SPOTLIGHT: RESHAPING THE SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY WITH FUTURE INVESTMENT

Mohammed Nalla, Head Economic Research, Public Investment Corporation in Conversation with Konrad Reuss, Managing Director, S&P Global Ratings

11:10 AM – 11:55 AM

WHERE DOES TECHNOLOGY FIT IN TO THE INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE

Moderator: Zack Bezuidenhoudt, Head of Client Coverage South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa, S&P Dow Jones Indices

̵        Panelists:

̵        Grant Locke, Head, OUTvest

̵        Charles Savage, CEO, Easy Investment Holdings

̵        Franita Neuville, Investment & Advisory Market Development Manager for Middle East & Africa, Refinitive

11:55 AM – 12:40 PM

ANALYSING THE INVESTMENT OUTCOMES OFFERED BY BANKS

Moderator: Adam Reeves, Head of Fund Management, WWC Asset Management

Panelists:

̵        Johann Gunter, Head of Distribution: Retail, Structured Solutions, Absa

̵        Brian Mcmillan, Financial Products, Investec Corporate & Institutional Banking

̵        Riaan Breedt, Institutional Structured Sales, Nedbank

̵        Johann Erasmus, Director Global Structuring Group, Standard Bank

12:40 PM

CLOSING REMARKS

̵        Zack Bezuidenhoudt, Head of Client Coverage South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa,  S&P Dow Jones Indices

Followed By

 

NETWORKING LUNCH

 

 

 

 

 

 

Riaan Breedt

Nedbank CIB

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Alex Matturri

S&P Dow Jones Indices

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Johann Gunter

Absa CIB

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Franita Neuville

Refinitiv

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Gareth Stobie

CoreShares

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Charles Savage

Easy Investment Holdings

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Nerina Visser

ETFSA

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Brian Mcmillan

Investec Corporate & Institutional Banking

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Frank Sibiya

Old Mutual Customised Solutions

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Grant Locke

OUTsurance

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Mohammed Nalla

Public Investment Corporation

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Daniel Mminele

SARB

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Kingsley Williams

Satrix

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Johann Erasmus

Standard Bank

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Adam Reeves

WWC Asset Management

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Zack Bezuidenhoudt

S&P Dow Jones Indices

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Konrad Reuss

S&P Global Ratings

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