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Boutique scoops Wealth Manager honours

The 2018 Wealth Manager of the Year is Gradidge-Mahura Investments. The boutique firm, that celebrates its 10th birthday this year, dominates this year’s survey, also being ranked the People’s Choice of Top Wealth Manager, as well as being ranked the top wealth manager in two client archetypes: the young professional and the lump-sum invest

NFB Private Wealth Management is the 2018 Top Wealth Management Boutique while Standard Private Bank is this year’s Top Banking Services Firm.


Sanlam Private Wealth wins top manager award in the highly competitive Internationally Wealthy Family category and PSG Wealth rounds off the archetype awards, taking top honours in the Successful Entrepreneur segment.

Click here for Intellidex’s summary report on the survey. The full editorial report will be published in this week’s (June 28) FM Investors Monthly magazine.

Standard SBG tops analyst rankings

Standard Bank SBG Securities heads the overall rankings in the Financial Mail Ranking the Analysts survey for the third consecutive year, firmly establishing itself as SA’s top research firm.

RMB Morgan Stanley, the joint venture between Rand Merchant Bank and US firm Morgan Stanley, maintains second place, also for the third year in a row. Deutsche Securities and UBS South Africa maintain their third and fourth rankings while JP Morgan moves up to fifth, from sixth last year.