About Corion Capital

Corion specialises in providing pioneering multi-strategy solutions for clients. Our reason for being is to provide our partners with the greatest chance of achieving their financial goals.

Our investment philosophy is based on the following principles:

  • over the long term, investors are rewarded for exposure to riskier assets
  • In the short to medium term, diversification mitigates risks of cyclicality
  • Understanding the specific drivers of returns is critical to any investment
  • Alternative investments can complement more traditional investments
2001
2001: Launched Absolute Fund of Hedge Funds The Absolute Fund was South Africa’s first fund of hedge funds, and has been delivering consistent returns for over 18 years.
2003
2003: Launched Hedge Fund Emerging Manager Programme This seeding programme helped launch the career of many successful South African investment boutiques.
2005
2005: Development of a central data management application This system allowed the business to manage information efficiently from various service providers. This system is now widely used in the industry.
2006
2006: Launch of one of the first multi-strategy hedge funds in South Africa The Multi-Strategy Fund performed exceptionally well and was later spun out into a separate business called Matrix Fund Managers.
2009
2009: Separation of Alpha from Beta The development of Proprietary Manager Diagnostics Applications ensured that managers were primarily delivering alpha and not commoditised beta.
2013
2013: Launched the Prosperitas Fund Launched the Prosperitas Fund. South Africa’s first blend of Proprietary Investors.
2014
2014: Launched Corion Stable and Growth Funds Corion’s first traditional mandates
2015
2015: Launched the Gravitas Fund. Launched the Gravitas Fund. A Unique Multi Strategy Hedge Fund.
2019
2019: Launched Corion Prime Income Fund Low-risk multi-asset and strategy fund, seeking higher returns than cash, maximising income.