Who is Ashburton Investments

Ashburton Investments is a new generation, Africa-based investment manager, with a strong focus on meeting investors’ unique needs.

We form part of the FirstRand Group, one of Africa’s largest financial services companies. The strength of our integrated investment proposition is based on our unique ability to leverage investment thinking and capability across the FirstRand Group to provide investors with access to more sources of return, broader investment capabilities and more effective risk management.

About the World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum (WEF) provides a platform for leaders from all over the world to collaborate, debate, and develop plans to improve the state of the world. With more than 2500 of the world’s top leaders including heads of state, central bankers and representatives from most of the world’s top companies, Davos remains the premier conference for making contacts and incubating ideas.

The theme…Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World.

This year’s theme, Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World, will make a case for renewed commitment to international collaboration as a way of solving critical global challenges.

Why you should be interested

Discussions this year will cover global markets, investing for impact and the crypto asset bubble, among other topics. Our spokespeople will be sharing insights on these and other topics, and give analysis on what some of these issues mean for you as a South African investor.