*Programme subject to change



The RAGING BULL INVESTMENT SUMMIT is a platform where stakeholders will be prompted to engage in a strategic dialogue at the right time with the right people. The summit will comprise a keynote speaker and two panel discussions in the morning, a finger-fork lunch, and a panel discussion in the afternoon.


8:00 – 9:00            Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:00 – 9:30            Welcome Address by Sechaba ka’Nkosi, Deputy Editor of Business Report

09:30 – 10:15          Keynote Address by Dr Daniel Matjila, Chief Executive of the Public Investment Corporation

10:20 – 11:20

Investing in BRICS: Challenges and Benefits. Should investment portfolios have greater exposure to our fellow BRICS emerging markets, i.e. Brazil, Russia, India and China? How is economic co-operation among these countries benefiting South African investors?

Moderator: Gasant Abarder, Western Cape Regional Executive Editor: Independent Media

  • Dr Iqbal Surve – Executive Chairman of Sekunjalo
  • Siboniso Nxumalo, Joint Head of the Old Mutual Global Emerging Markets Boutique
  • Leslie Maasdorp, New Development Bank (TBC)

11:20 – 11:40          Mid-morning Tea and Networking Break

11:40 – 12:45

The effects of current and future regulation on the investment industry. This panel discussion will centre on how regulation is transforming the industry as well as presenting challenges for asset managers. Relevant regulation includes Treating Customers Fairly, Regulation 28, the default pension fund regulations, the Retail Distribution Review, and the change over to the Twin Peaks regulatory structure.

Moderator: Andile Khumalo

  • Sibongiseni Mbatha – ASBIP President
  • Nomzamo Xaba – Executive: Research and Advisory – Empowerdex Group
  • Leanne Jackson – Market conduct strategy adviser at the Financial Services Board

12:45 – 13:45         Finger Fork-Lunch and Networking Opportunity

13:45 – 15:00          Radical Economic Transformation.

This will be a lively discussion on what this concept means to different players in the economy and what “interpretation” will best take South Africa forward and grow the economy to the benefit of all its citizens.

Moderator:Mashudu Malema, INL


  • Xolani Qubeka – CEO: Small Business Development Institute
  • Nhlanhla Nene – Former Finance Minister
  • Mike Schussler, economist

15:00 – 15:30          Closing Address




The annual RAGING BULL AWARDS celebrates the top performers of the industry across a range of sectors and acknowledges investment managers in terms of top outright performers, best risk-adjusted performers and the best unit trust management companies.

The awards honour the leaders of the collective South African investment schemes industry and brings together thought leaders and key industry players. The first Raging Bull Awards ceremony was held in 1997, with top performers awarded to the most consistent performers over three years.


18:30 – 19:00                 Arrivals, Welcome Drinks and Canapes

19:15 – 19:20                 Welcome Address and a Year in Review

19:20 – 19:30                Address by the Executive Editor of Business Report

19:40 – 20:10                Award of Raging Bull for Straight Performance for Domestic Equity and

                                        Raging Bull risk adjusted performance for domestic asset  allocation, including Certificate Awards.

20:45 – 20:55               Award of 4 Raging Bull Awards for Straight Performance

21:30                               Award of Raging Bull for the OFFSHORE Management Company of the Year

21:40                               Award of Raging Bull for the Top Management Company of the Year



The RAGING BULL GOLF DAY will take place at the Rondebosch Golf Club. This promotes networking and recognition amongst top-performing unit trust funds and fund managers of 2017.


10:00                                Departure for Rondebosch Golf Club from participating hotels

11:30                                  Tee-Off

13:30                                 Lunch is Served

15:00                                 Prize giving and Afternoon Cocktail