Our asset management unit brings together all our creative talent and deep content expertise to deliver cutting edge investment management services thereby creating value for our clients. We achieve this by using an active portfolio management strategy, rebalanced periodically to match our clients risk preferences while taking advantage of high-quality investment opportunities. The unit provides the following services:
1. Asset Management
2. Private Wealth Management
3. Pension & Provident Fund Management
4. Corporate Finance & Advisory
5. Venture Capital & Start-up Funding
6. Institutional Fund Management
7. Capital Raising & Project Financing
Our primary objective is to increase our assets under management to strengthen our position in pursuing value for clients. We continue to develop investment vehicles which serve our clients’ needs and give the best possible return under normal market conditions to make Africa Trust Capital the preferred investment management firm in Ghana.
Africa Trust Capital’s Private Wealth Management service is designed to offer a full range of discretionary and non-discretionary investment management services to high-net-worth clients who wish to maximize their access to a flexible, personal service by a trusted Wealth Manager. Africa Trust Capital’s Private Wealth Management service gives clients access to proprietary research, regular and detailed updates on investment markets, secured online access to your account, mobile applications and a dedicated client service executive. Our service enables clients to create and implement an asset allocation strategy within the context of a particular risk tolerance and provides clients with access to innovative investment ideas and opportunities, and to customized investment portfolio management strategies.
At Africa Trust Capital Corporate Finance, we pride ourselves with a diversified corporate finance and strategic advisory service. We help our clients address complex transformational issues – recapitalizations, acquisitions, sales and divestitures, debt and equity financing transactions, company valuations, and feasibility studies. Our Corporate Finance Advisory experts have in their individual capacities executed successful placements of debt and equity capital under a range of market conditions and with some of the most unique and challenging company-specific requirements. The firm also has the expertise in renegotiating and restructuring complex credit facilities with diverse lender groups. Our corporate finance services recognize the unique nature of capital market businesses.
Africa Trust Capital has executed several project finance transactions in Ghana with our foreign partners (mainly private equity funds and emerging market lenders). We also arrange for medium to long term capital (Local or USD) as an alternative to bank loans and provide feasible forex hedging tools for non-local currency denominated loans for our clients in Ghana. We leverage our network of emerging market funds, investors and sponsors who are looking for opportunities in the West African sub region for such deals. Africa Trust Capital has raised over $15M in debt and mezzanine financing for SME’s in Ghana.
At Africa Trust Capital, quality investment research is a hallmark of the firm. Our analysts strive to uncover industry and company developments before they are widely known, understanding events as they evolve and disseminating the facts as soon as they are verified, including stock ratings and earnings estimate changes. The Africa Trust Capital research department is powered by a team of highly experienced analysts focusing on companies within a breadth of industries, serving institutional investors both locally and abroad. Our equity research is widely acclaimed, and our coverage continues to expand.
The Research Team undertakes comprehensive analysis not limited to the following: