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Why JSE rand hedges are a poor substitute for a global portfolio

PUBLISHED: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:54:21 GMT

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South African investors are increasingly seeking shelter via offshore exposure. But, according to David Nathanson, Global Equity Specialist at Bellwood Capital, it is important for investors to consider the implications of counting on locally listed rand-hedged stocks as a substitute for a truly global portfolio.


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