Martine Damonse - Allan Gray

Martine Damonse

Martine was employed at Allan Gray from 2009 to January 2024 and was an investment specialist in the ManCo Distribution team when she left. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Cape Town, as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning from Stellenbosch University. Martine is also a CFP® professional.

Articles by Martine Damonse

Insights categories - Local investing

Are low-equity funds relevant in today’s investment universe?

By Martine Damonse on 03 Jul 2023

Reading time: 5 mins

Low-equity unit trusts provide cautious protection against a falling market. Martine Damonse, investment specialist in the ManCo Distribution team, discusses...

Insights categories - Local investing

Equities matter – even for a cautious investor

By Martine Damonse on 04 May 2023

Reading time: 11 mins

In recent years, we have witnessed investors on our platform moving their assets away from low-equity funds to funds that have little to no equity exposure...

Insights categories - Investment insights

How do you cater for extreme events when constructing resilient multi-asset portfolios?

By Gladness Rupare and Martine Damonse on 28 Jul 2022

Reading time: 11 mins

Gladness Rupare and Martine Damonse, who hosted panels with members of the Allan Gray and Orbis Investment teams, capture some of key questions and insights,...


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