MitonOptimal South Africa

MitonOptimal South Africa (Pty) Limited and MitonOptimal Portfolio Management (Pty) Limited are a part of the MitonOptimal group of companies. They are focussed on delivering Discretionary Fund Management (DFM), Private Client, Institutional Asset Consulting and Fund Management Services to the African Continent.

About Us

MitonOptimal South Africa (Pty) Limited and MitonOptimal Portfolio Management (Pty) Limited are a part of the MitonOptimal group of companies. Our South Africa offices are focussed on delivering Discretionary Fund Management (DFM), Private Client, Institutional Asset Consulting and Fund Management Services to the African Continent.

The MitonOptimal group of companies is an independent multi-asset investment manager, majority owned by our management and directors. We employ over 70 staff across offices in Guernsey, South Africa, United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Singapore. With combined assets under management (AUM) of approximately GBP700m, our highly experienced investment management team has been investing MitonOptimal client money for over a decade. We offer a broad range of global Discretionary Fund Management (DFM), Portfolio Management, Model Portfolios, Institutional Asset Consulting and regulated funds services to our clients, via well-established and regulated distribution channels across Europe, Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, The Middle East and South America.

Scott Campbell, the Group’s Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, initially established MitonOptimal in 2002. Today, focussing on our primary service offering of Discretionary Fund Management (DFM), Portfolio Management, Model Portfolios and Institutional Asset Consulting services, we cater for a diverse spectrum of private clients, independent financial advisers (IFAs), Fiduciaries, family offices and institutional clients around the globe.

In our role as Investment Managers, the common denominator across all of our products and services is Global Multi-Asset Management. Our investment philosophy is unashamedly simple, “diversification, through unconstrained global asset allocation, within an absolute mindset”, with the aim of achieving our clients’ objectives, through the management and control of risk. We are a closely knit team of professionals that recognise the importance of focus. That focus does not simply translate to our approach to investment management services; it also reflects our strong belief in offering our clients face to face, personalised relationships with their investment manager. We treat the client exactly how we would wish to be treated.

 

Meet the South Africa Investment Management Committee

The Investment Management Committee (IMC) consists of professional investment staff from across the MitonOptimal South Africa, utilising their collective experience and skills to monitor global markets and proactively manage the investment decisions of the MitonOptimal South Africa team.

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December 2017, a watershed period for SA Politics and the economy

S&P Global Ratings cut South Africa’s local currency debt score to junk, while Moody’s Investors Service put South Africa on review until February 2018 to be ranked to the same level, raising the risk of a sell-off from global bond indexes and a possible exodus of...

Market Valuations Still Have Room to Grow

Shaun McDade chats about the markets and present market valuation levels with Lindsay Williams on December 4, 2017. [Source: FMR101.3 - Lindsay Williams - December 4, 2017]    ...

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Is it time to reduce exposure to risk?

Shaun McDade discusses the global markets with Lindsay Williams and whether or not it is time to reduce the exposure to risk in certain portfolios, along with his thoughts on Bitcoin and the Aramco IPO. [FMR103.1 - Lindsay Williams - November 27, 2017]...

The Biggest IPO in History

Rebalancing supply and demand in the global oil market Oil prices more than halved in 18 months after Saudi Arabia raised output steeply in 2014 an attempt to drive higher-cost producers such as U.S. shale firms out of the market. After two years of low prices that...

Has the World Gone Mad?

In a recent radio interview on FMR103.1's Fine Business Radio show with Lindsay Williams, Joanne Baynham discusses her recent to trip to Kilkenny in Eire, where she attended the Kilkenomics event. [Source FMR103.1 - Lindsay Williams - November 20, 2017]  ...

Asia Interrupted

A new chapter for advisory firms in Hong Kong & Singapore. Hong Kong’s decisive action to outlaw indemnity commission with only five months notice in 2014, led to a marked evolution within its IFA community since then as the sector endured a period of consolidation....

Are you insured for the worst?

Scott Campbell appeared on the FMR103.1 Fine Business Radio show with Lindsay Williams, discussing the continued bull market and MitonOptimal's view on the markets, including whether our portfolios are insured for the worst, for some degree of protection from a...

Coram Asset Management is to change its name to MitonOptimal (UK) Ltd

PRESS RELEASE Coram Asset Management is to change its name to MitonOptimal (UK) Ltd and launch its Model Portfolio Service (MPS) following the successful integration of the Minerva Fund Managers business (a specialist discretionary fund manager acquired in July 2017)....

Main Address

MitonOptimal South Africa (Pty) Limited
Great Westerford,
Suite 202,
South Wing, 2nd Floor,
240 Main Road,
Rondebosch, 7700,
South Africa

Phone

t: +27 (0) 21 689 3579
f: +27 (0) 21 685 6944

Regulatory Information

MitonOptimal South Africa (Pty) Limited (Registration No. 2005/032750/07) is regulated by the South Africa Financial Services Board – Licence no. 28160.

MitonOptimal Portfolio Management (Pty) Limited is an Authorised Financial Services Provider License No. 734, regulated by the South African Financial Services Board – Registered No. 2000/000717/07 – Vat No.4070188646.