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Invest in Local Assets and Gain Sufficient Diversification

When it comes to investing in the equity market, people often ask Capricorn Asset Management (CAM) whether it would be sufficient to invest only on local assets as part of their portfolio or whether you need a combination of local and offshore investments. In the Future Invest Show CAM advises that investors could choose to invest in only local assets and still gain sufficient diversification.

Relf Lumley, Portfolio Manager at Capricorn Asset Management (CAM) this week talks about how Offshore Equity Investing actually works.

    • Lumley explains why investors buy shares in companies abroad,
    • How currency investments can affect returns on investment,
    • He also explains how the Bank Windhoek International Fund and Capricorn Wealth Creation Fund work.



-Interview by Maggie Forcelledo