Cannon Asset Managers is a boutique investment manager, building domestic and global investment portfolios for private clients, unit trust and institutional investors. Since our formation 14 years ago, we have successfully applied the philosophy and principles of value investing, an investment management approach that has consistently demonstrated a clear advantage over other philosophies. Morningstar has noted that Cannon is the purest value manager in South Africa.
Compelling Investment Results
What we do
Cannon Asset Managers provides investment solutions that span the asset management spectrum. By specialising in building bespoke investment portfolios for our investors, we are able to customize portfolios to meet the wide-ranging requirements of our clients, which can be accessed in a variety of ways that include:
- Global and Domestic Private Client Portfolios ranging from equity-only to more conservative high yield portfolios.
- Institutional Portfolios including Pension & Retirement Fund Portfolios
- Specialist, balanced and high yield portfolios
- Retail Portfolios
- Local unit trusts
Why choose us?
Cannon portfolios are noticeably different from peer portfolios and the market reflecting our contrarian stance. This is important as the only way to beat the market, is to look different to the market. Also, our universe is wide in the South African context, going down to about 250 listed companies at any time. Cannon invests with high conviction. The average number of shares in our portfolios is in the mid-20s, and in places falling to as low as 10 (Global Best Ideas Portfolio).