JSE- and LSE-listed investment manager Ninety One has launched an impact investment initiative – the Ninety One SA Recovery Fund, in association with Ethos Private Equity, one of South Africa’s leading alternative asset managers. The fund’s objective is to support the preservation of the country’s productive capacity and economic recovery from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, while seeking an attractive return for investors.

With a focus on the urgency of the economic situ...