The Group in South Africa

Established in Cape Town at the beginning of 2014 providing discretionary asset management services within South Africa.

Additionally offering onshore investment management and execution-only dealing, our suite of products and services, delivered from the Isle of Man, can also be extended to domestic South African investors.

Local Responsibilities

The Group’s presence in South Africa is through Capital International SA, the trading name of CILSA Investments (Pty) Ltd. Local risk and compliance responsibilities are outsourced to Compli-Serve SA (Pty) Ltd, an independent provider.

Group standards and oversight principles have been adopted, and the preparation of financial management accounts and all financial regulatory reporting is also outsourced locally.

These external service providers will report to both the CILSA Investments (Pty) Ltd Board and the Group Compliance and Financial Officers.

CILSA Investments (Pty) Ltd trading as Capital International SA is regulated by the Financial Services Board for the provision of investment advice and discretionary investment management with a Category 1 | Class 4, 5, 8 to 14, 17 & 18 and Category 2 | Class 2, 3, 5 to 11, 13 & 14 license. Our products and services are for the underlying clients of the above mentioned financial intermediaries.

These include for Domestic Markets:

  • Discretionary asset management
  • Onshore investment management
  • Onshore execution-only dealing with consolidated reporting


The key benefits of our services are:

  • An ability to offer investment strategy tailored to a client’s precise risk profile
  • High levels of personal service and a dedicated investment manager
  • Full monthly reporting with valuations available in hard copy and online
  • Experience of a stable, highly experienced investment team with a proven and successful track record
  • Backing of a well established international financial services group

The Group’s suite of products and services, which are delivered from the Isle of Man, can also be extended to those domestic investors wishing to take advantage of financial services outside of South Africa.

Capital International SA
Office NG101A
Great Westerford
240 Main Road
Rondebosch 7700
South Africa

Postal Address
PO Box 26

T : +27 (0) 21 201 1070


With over 100 years combined experience