Andr of Kanaan Trust, is a registered fund manager with the FSB. He is known for his successful macro top-down methodology as opposed to the more popular bottom-up style, which enabled him to switch funds under management timeously and totally to the money market before the 1987 crash, literally weeks before the August 1998 crash, and also before the March 2000 technology crash. He has featured in the weekly financial talk show on the regional station, Radio Kwezi since 1997. In addition to this he has featured on Radio SA FM on an ad hoc basis.
Gert Delport, B.Com (Fin Man)
Assistant Financial manager and Analyst
FUND OBJECTIVES AND FOCUS
The Kanaan BCI Flexible Fund of Funds is a flexible fund of funds. The primary investment objective of the portfolio is to provide the investor with long-term capital growth as well as a reasonable level of income. It will invest in a broad range of participatory interests and other forms of participation in collective investment schemes or similar schemes.
The portfolio invests in collective investment schemes investing in equities, bonds, money market instruments and property.
This portfolio is ideal for an investor who wishes to gain exposure to the stock, bond and money markets, but is not confident of their own ability to time their entry into, or exit out of, the stock market as a whole or specific market sectors. The portfolio manager makes these decisions on behalf of the investors in the portfolio.