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WATCH : Orbis Global Balanced Fund: A tour of the portfolio

By Alec Cutler on 01 Apr 2021

viewing time: 58 mins

After the extraordinary performance of 2020, global stock and bond markets both appear unusually expensive. From this starting point, long-term returns for...

WATCH : Lessons for thriving as a next generation adviser

By Tyrone Brand on 19 Mar 2021

viewing time: 35 mins

A new generation of young independent advisers are entering the industry and they face a unique set of challenges along their journey to establishing...

How to entrench positive COVID-19-enforced changes

By Daniella Bergman on 18 Mar 2021

reading time: 8 mins

Few have escaped the devastating loss of lives and livelihoods wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, but many have also made positive changes, particularly to...

Ballot underway for Allan Gray-Orbis Global Fund of Funds

By Tamryn Lamb on 10 Mar 2021

reading time: 7 mins

There is currently a ballot underway for the Allan Gray-Orbis Global Fund of Funds (“the Fund”) which proposes changes to the Fund’s structure, name and...

LISTEN : Podcast: A candid conversation with Orbis' Adam Karr

By Adam Karr on 09 Mar 2021

listening time: 1 hr 15 mins

Taking a long-term, contrarian approach has influenced every aspect of how we invest and do business at Orbis and Allan Gray. From the way the firms are...

The benefits of neglect

By Ropafadzo Shoko on 08 Mar 2021

reading time: 7 mins

When investors are scarce and investments are plentiful, investors pay low prices and investments offer high returns. When investors are plentiful and...

The importance of ethics for business

By Suzanne Wiid on 26 Feb 2021

reading time: 7 mins

Given the nature of their work, most financial advisers are acutely aware of their ethical responsibilities when it comes to dealing with clients. However, t...

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