Santova Limited: Tech-enabled, steady growth and a low-price tag.

SNV is a resilient, well-run business, which is well positioned to capitalise on broader market adoption of newer technologies. Its offerings confer cost-savings benefits to clients that occasionally exceed the cost of purchase…

Alaris Holdings: A case study on intelligent international expansion.

Alaris is a Radio Frequency (RF) oriented company which designs, manufactures, and supplies defence and specialised antennas. It has historically been underfollowed and under-priced by the market and has undergone a period of acquisitional and organic growth over the past 6 years which has not been accounted for by the market…

ISA Holdings: The investment thesis and a case study on mental models and factoring for ignorance.

At the current price level, ISA Holdings provides the opportunity for a very lopsided bet on a cash generative company with an excellent managerial track record, growing dividends, and solid industry headwinds…

African Rainbow Capital Investments: A Growth bet at a Deep Value price (Part 1).

ARC Investments is a holding company trading at a very significant discount to the sum of its parts. It offers access to high-growth potential subsidiaries (Rain and TymeBank), as well as very quality companies (Afrimat and Alexander Forbes) all well below their intrinsic value (shares trade at approximately 50-70% discount to NAV)…

First Note: Welcome to Vineyard Holdings

South Africa is today what America was during the gold rush of the 19th century: A veritable gold mine for enterprising individuals with a penchant for the unknown. We have a country littered with opportunity for those willing to turn over the rocks and scrummage through the dust.