Matthew Spencer

Matthew joined Orbis in 2008 and heads the team of Investment Counsellors, which is responsible for servicing Orbis' institutional clients and investment consultants, and sits on the firm's Operations Council. He previously worked as an investment analyst at Axis Specialty Limited and in the audit practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Matthew completed his Bachelor of Accounting at Stellenbosch University, is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

Articles by Matthew Spencer

Orbis: Perspectives on the portfolio

By Matthew Spencer on 14 Jun 2019

Matthew Spencer, from our Offshore partner Orbis, explains what has driven Orbis’ recent performance, while also sharing some research about performance tren...

How to pick offshore investments for long-term wealth creation

By Matthew Spencer on 19 Jun 2017

Living in South Africa, or even as a South African living abroad, it’s easy to become completely sucked into the news about our country...

Why the classic 60/40 is dangerous

By Matthew Spencer on 19 Jun 2017

Sixty percent equities and forty percent bonds has become such a standard for “moderate risk” that any other allocation raises eyebrows...

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