SOUTHCHESTER
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We are a niche fixed income portfolio manager focussing on the institutional market. Our flagship client is Southchester (RF) Limited.

Southchester issues debentures to institutional investors such as medical aid funds, pension funds, life insurance funds, money market and other CIS funds. Southchester has a very specific mandate and is only allowed to invest its funds in top tier banks and short term SA government and parastatal bonds.

Southchester (RF) Limited has been awarded a AA+ fund credit rating from Fitch Ratings.

About

 

 

  • 2011

    The Idea

    Southchester – the idea of starting a company where creative ideas and past experience and knowledge of markets and instruments can be blended in the legislative framework of our investment universe. An environment free of red tape and ego driven ambitions.

  • 2011

    Our Humble Beginnings

    We started with ZAR 50 million under management in October 2011 and now have over ZAR 4 billion under management.

  • TO BE
    CONTINUED!

Our Team

 

Andra Greyling

CEO

Gregg Bayly

CIO

Rentia Munro

COO

Andra Greyling - CEO
Andra has 27 years' experience in fixed income investment and trading. She started her career as a trainee dealer in Fixed Income instruments. She has worked for the likes of Investec, Senbank, Old Mutual, Saambou, District Securities Bank, Cadiz and Rand Merchant Bank. She has a B.Comm Business Economics and a B.Comm Honours in Investment Management degree. During her career she has on occasions served as the head of treasury, member of EXCO and member of the remuneration committee. Her passion is trading and client interaction. While at Rand Merchant Bank, Andra set up and managed a ZAR 16 billion proprietary money market repo portfolio – the only one of its kind in South Africa. The repo portfolio provided opportunities to also trade in fixed income derivatives for both speculative and hedging purposes. Currently Andra is the co-manager of the Southchester (RF) Limited fixed income portfolio.


Gregg Bayly - CIO
Gregg has 20 years' financial structuring and investments experience. While doing his accounting articles, he focused extensively on servicing international clients and developed a wealth of experience in international tax and foreign exchange issues. Over time, he became more involved in the banking, financial and investment aspects of local and international taxation, which eventually led to him joining the fund management industry specialising in fixed income. He originally studied and trained as an accountant, became an associate member of the British Chartered Institute of Management Accountants after which he studied law and obtained an LLB degree. He now focusses on providing structured solutions to institutional and corporate clients and developing innovative investment products. One such product was the Absa Dividend Income Fund, a fixed income fund which at its zenith exceeded ZAR13.5 billion in assets under management and which he managed for the Absa Group. He was involved in the setup of and currently jointly manages the Southchester (RF) Limited fixed income portfolio.


Rentia Munro - COO
Rentia has been the in Corporate Treasury (Money Market) for the past 29 years. She started at Santam Bank in 1985 in their Investment Division. She graduated with a B.Econ degree from University of Stellenbosch in 1984. During her career she worked in various Treasury Divisions such as Saambou Bank, PSG Investment Bank, Rand Merchant Bank and Absa Capital. She held managerial positions at each institution she worked for. Her passion for people is reflected through the longstanding relationships with her clients. She is an outstanding marketing specialist focussing on Large Corporates

Contact Us

 

Southchester Investment Managers (Pty) Ltd, an authorized financial services provider: FSP No. 44868

Ground Foor, Simeka House, Vineyard Office Estate
99 Jip De Jager Road
Bellville
Western Cape
South Africa
7530


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TEL: +27 21 913 2467
TEL: +27 21 913 1237
TEL: +27 21 913 9831
FAX: +27 86 611 4876
EMAIL: inquiries@southchester.co.za