About Corion Capital

Corion has a proud multi-management investment track record dating back to 2001. We are grateful to have been appointed by some of South Africa’s largest institutions. We believe that the trust that they have placed in Corion is due to our:

  • Owner managed approach
  • Focus of simplicity
  • Agility & innovation
  • Depth of team
  • Proud track record
  • Proprietary systems
  • Broad product range
  • Level of engagement

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: Launched Hedge Fund Emerging Manager Programme
This seeding programme helped launch the career of many successful South African investment boutiques.

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: 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: Separation of Alpha from Beta
The development of Proprietary Manager Diagnostics Applications ensured that managers were primarily delivering alpha and not commoditised beta.

2013: Launched the Prosperitas Fund
Launched the Prosperitas Fund. South Africa’s first blend of Proprietary Investors.

2014: Launched Corion Stable and Growth Funds
Corion’s first traditional mandates

2019: Launched Corion Prime Income Fund
Low-risk multi-asset and strategy fund, seeking higher returns than cash, maximising income.

2020: Amalgamation and takeover as portfolio manager of 5 local funds
Corion becomes the new portfolio manager of the Flexible Fund, Worldwide Flexible Fund, Income Retail Fund of Hedge Funds, Equity Retail Fund of Hedge Funds and the Multi-Strategy Qualified Hedge Fund
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: Launched Hedge Fund Emerging Manager Programme
This seeding programme helped launch the career of many successful South African investment boutiques.
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: 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: Separation of Alpha from Beta
The development of Proprietary Manager Diagnostics Applications ensured that managers were primarily delivering alpha and not commoditised beta.
2013: Launched the Prosperitas Fund
Launched the Prosperitas Fund. South Africa’s first blend of Proprietary Investors.
2014: Launched Corion Stable and Growth Funds
Corion’s first traditional mandates
2015: Launched the Gravitas Fund.
Launched the Gravitas Fund. A Unique Multi Strategy Hedge Fund.
2019: Launched Corion Prime Income Fund
Low-risk multi-asset and strategy fund, seeking higher returns than cash, maximising income.
2020: Amalgamation and takeover as portfolio manager of 5 local funds
Corion becomes the new portfolio manager of the Flexible Fund, Worldwide Flexible Fund, Income Retail Fund of Hedge Funds, Equity Retail Fund of Hedge Funds and the Multi-Strategy Qualified Hedge Fund