Specifically, we are a market leader in the South African and African credit market and have been at the forefront of developing local markets. We specialise in providing cash equities and derivative products linked to selected global equity markets.
We are a leading South African derivatives provider, in terms of derivatives expertise, technology and staff with a long track record of excellence in the South African derivatives market.
We offer highly competitive pricing and efficient execution of both vanilla and structured derivative trades due to our large balance sheet, risk appetite and position as a leading market maker of ZAR-denominated derivatives in the South African market.
We offer a solution-focused, creative approach and will tailor products to your specific needs. Due to our multi-asset class focus and ability to manage complex risk, we are able to offer innovative hybrid products, including multi-asset options and more complex, often referred to as exotic derivative payoffs.
We are strategically aligned to our stock broking business, SBG Securities, which facilitates our execution capabilities and gives us the ability to structure trades based on the equity research published by the SBG Securities research team.
We offer the following equity-related products and services to institutions:
Our research is focused particularly on economies, sectors and companies in sub-Saharan Africa. We have research teams based in South Africa, Turkey, Kenya, Nigeria and the UK. Our equities platform consists of a dedicated team of 90 equity professionals based in Johannesburg, London, Lagos, Nairobi, Istanbul and New York.