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  • Caban Investments Ltd - Caban Group welcomes Wade Emmerson as Director (Nominated) of Caban Capital PLC
    ended up employing over 400 people across five counties of England He moved to Guernsey in 1996 Wade was continuously involved in that business through school and university His involvement from a young age exposed him to all aspects of its operations including such hands on practical elements as diesel engine maintenance bus conducting and driving This broad spectrum of experience provided him with not only an excellent grounding but also allowing him to acquire a strong sense of perspective and a deep understanding and appreciation of the many concerns and challenges that face employers and employees alike Once on Guernsey Wade continued to be involved in business by becoming a Founder Investor in and President and Chief Executive Officer of an opencast anthracite mine in PA USA gaining extensive hands on experience and knowledge of American business and politics at all levels Wade can boast several years valuable practical C Suite and Board involvement in various listed and private companies specialising in such varied areas as mining transport logistic real estate and pathology services He has effectively been engaged in private equity for many years Wade has successfully delivered projects based in Central Asia and in China where he often had to confront and conquer a diverse and complex range of international business logistical and procedural issues and challenges in difficult unfamiliar markets and remote demanding locations Wade has learned much from his years of dealing directly face to face with regulatory bodies national and local government officials politicians business people and diplomats across the world Wade offers wide ranging sectoral and geographic experience and entrepreneurial and investment skills His experience and exposure to the business world have led him to approach his various activities with a high degree of preparation through establishing a deep comprehension of each particular

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/219-caban-group-welcomes-wade-emmerson-as-director-nominated-of-caban-capital-plc (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - Caban Capital Listing on Channel Island Securities Exchange Update
    led client service They believe that the right people will attract the best work and have put in place a first class team to assist clients Their team has been carefully chosen to ensure that there is experience and strength in depth in our core practice areas CHANNEL ISLANDS SECURITIES EXCHANGE ABOUT THE EXCHANGE The Channel Islands Securities Exchange based in St Peter Port Guernsey provides a listing facility and a market for companies to raise capital from international investors based on a bespoke trading platform They aim to be a leading international stock exchange in the European time zone serving the interests both of Channel Islands business and of issuers of specialist debt investment funds and other equity securities from around the world THEIR MARKET Their market lists a wide range of security type concentratingon the following core products specialist securities including Eurobonds Structured Debt Warrants Structured Funds an SPVs including specialist debt issues for professional investors investment funds primary and secondary listings of securities and shares issued by Channel Island and overseas companies WHY THIS MARKET They offer a personalised approach and the efficient processing of listing applications within a regulated innovative marketplace The reasons for choosing a particular finance centre with which to do business are similar to the reasons for choosing which stock exchange to list securities They are located in a finance centre well endowed with the services and expertise appropriate for intending issuers including the full variety of legal accountancy and other professional and financial services expertise as well as low costs and efficiency of service The approach of the Listing and Membership Committee of the Exchange is to offer a professional and personalised service A distinct feature of the Exchange is that our Listing and Membership Committee meets regularly to approve listing applications

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/211-channel-island-securities-exchange-listing-update (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - Caban Set To Acquire Guernsey Fund
    Services Ambassadors Referrals Board Service Providers TBL Capital Dylan James Media Caban Enterprises Renewable Energy Investments Community Investment Companies Qinisanani Qei Holdings Blog News Contact Us Skip to content 21 Jul Caban Set To Acquire Guernsey Fund In CABAN News Written by Dylan James As recently mentioned in our newsletter the Caban Group have acquired a fully registered Investment Fund in Guernsey Variable Pitch Innovation Fund which will be renamed the The Caban Fund The completion of the acquisition is subject to Guernsey regulator approval This approval should be obtained by 30 September 2015 at which point the fundraising campaign will commence The purpose of this fund is to raise 20 million for the benefit of the companies in the Caban Entrepreneurship Programme in South Africa and the UK as well as clients of the Global Institute for Advancing Innovation One of the conditions for the Guernsey regulator to approve Caban Capital Plc as the owner of the fund is to secure the services of a reputable fund manager We are proud to announce that Innvotec have agreed to act as fund manager of the Caban Fund Founded in 1989 Innvotec have over the past 26 years gained unrivalled experience and expertise investing in SME s and private companies and are recognised as possibly the oldest independent venture capital firm in the UK Innvotec is a small authorised UK AIFM Alternative Investment Fund Manager regulated by the FCA FRN 122365 You can read the letter from Innvotec here You can engage with us on Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn MEDIA ENQUIRIES Siempre Media Contact Dylan James Tel 27 21 683 2425 Mobile 27 84 244 6389 Email This email address is being protected from spambots You need JavaScript enabled to view it Be the first to comment Read 386 times Last

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/210-caban-acquires-guernsey-fund (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - TBL Capital launches platform for man in the street to access private equity market
    launches platform for man in the street to access private equity market In CABAN News Written by Administrator The Private Exchange or PEX was established to give the man in the street a platform to participate in private equity Private equity is an asset class consisting of equity securities in operating companies that are not publicly traded on a stock exchange A private equity investment will generally be made by a private equity firm venture capital firm or an angel investor This form of investment has traditionally only been available to the wealthy and institutions such as investment banks According to the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association SAVCA despite the backdrop of significant volatility across all investment markets during 2014 South African private equity funds continued to offer relatively strong performances Particularly pleasing for private equity investors is the reported overall headline return for the ten years to December 2014 of 19 1 which outperformed major listed market indices for the same period including the FTSE JSE All Share Total Return Index ALSI TRI It is clear that the traditional players in the private equity field have been consistently achieving solid returns on their investment with the likes of investment banks making astronomical profits in this field which has outstripped all other investment classes PEX is addressing this imbalance by giving the man in the street an opportunity to be involved in this market without the need of large amounts of capital We do this through the formation of investment clubs These clubs are for individuals that know each other or individuals can elect to become members of clubs with persons not know to them PEX assists in the formation of both types of clubs and the investment clubs are incorporated as private companies with the maximum

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/205-tbl-capital-launches-platform-for-man-in-the-street-to-access-private-equity-market (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - Caban UK Activities: UPDATE
    s first carbon neutral hotel brand and are rolling out 10 000 rooms by 2023 with an investment of 400 million Their aim is to become India s largest budget hotel group The first hotel is in Kochi The hotels are being built using the Modulex technology a great tie in RRAM have agreed for TBL Capital to start a new structure which will incorporate their interests 5 of the new structure will be placed into the Caban Fund in Guernsey This is quite a big corporate finance transaction and will bring substantial revenue to the group Due to all three businesses being based in India we are exploring options with them to roll out our business model as a franchise into India to be called Caban Investments India Limited India is ranked as the third largest economy based on purchasing power parity and represents 2 of the world s GDP Growth Innovators Group GIG We have been building capacity in the UK without increasing our operational costs This activity has been very effectively being spearheaded by Ben Botes our UK CEO We now have enough service providers to be able to start assisting business in the UK A MOU is being drafted where GIG will be our marketing and sales arm for the UK operations GIG has a pool of over 350 associates across a multitude of sectors and a team of 12 active agents canvassing for business in the UK Discussions also took place for GIG to become part of Caban Investments UK Limited Innvotec One of the oldest Venture Capital Companies in the UK Innvotec have agreed to manage the Caban Fund and to start raising capital on our behalf once the Guernsey regulator have agreed to the name change and our strategy We also have an option to acquire 25 of Innvotec which will give us access to funding for projects Nigel Tobin We have been steadily increasing capacity in the UK Nigel has been assisting us with the various negotiations as well as operationally with Caban UK Nigel Tobin is a portfolio non executive interim director and senior executive with expertise in corporate strategy strategic business change and organizational transitions drawing on particularly broad business operational and IT experience He is currently the Chief Operations Officer of Growth Innovators Group Ltd a Director of N M Enterprises Ltd and is a Non executive Director at Omnii Solutions Ltd Previously he has served as Chief Executive Officer of Global Home Loans Group Limited and UKValuation Limited Nigel was also Executive Vice President at Countrywide Financial Corporation s International Division for five years and has held various Divisional Director roles within Barclays Plc as well as working for Woolwich Plc as Head of Strategy Implementation amongst other roles and for HSBC Group Midland Bank Plc and Lloyds Bank Plc Nigel is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers an Associate of the Compliance Institute and Member of the Institute of Directors Nigel s previous FSA Authorisations

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/202-caban-uk-activities-update (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - Atlantis Dream Team: UPDATE
    and we would like to thank all that have joined us in supporting the Dream Team The other targets that we set included Obtain new pots This is an ongoing need and a donation of large pots and other cooking implements would be sincerely appreciated Upgrade her facilities This is an ongoing process Some basic improvements have been done Pay off Maggie Vaas R25 000 bond No funds have been allocated to this as of yet All funds raised to date have been used for the operation of the soup kitchen Building of Crèche R72 000 and Building of Youth Centre R170 000 There is a large tract of open land across the road from the Atlantis Dream Team which Maggie and her team maintain that is owned by the Cape Town City Council An agreement has been reached with the Council to purchase the land at a nominal fee Now that the option to purchase land has been secured the next step is to raise the capital to purchase the land and build the crèche and youth centre The Atlantis Dream Team are continuously canvassing for support and have since 2007 been assisted by the Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation of South Africa This year food parcels blankets and clothing were distributed to 1 300 families in the Atlantis and Mamre communities The solid base that the Dream Team has established gives organisations such as the Foundation direct access to those in need and for this we applaud the spirit passion and tenaciousness of Maggie and her team With winter upon us we are once again asking our partners clients friends and followers to support the Atlantis Dream Team financially or by donating food stuffs clothing blankets and cooking utensils Banking details are at the bottom of this post We also invite those that are interested in getting involved About the Atlantis Dream Team The Atlantis Dream Team was established to uplift the Atlantis community through creating sustainable jobs and provide services that address the economic and social needs of the community One of the pressing social needs of Atlantis is the very real need for decent nutrition The Dream Team assists in this regard through a soup kitchen The Dream Team is a registered NPO NPO 023 085 The project commenced in 2002 operating out of Maggie Vaas garage when she started feeding 30 people mostly children Today she feeds 200 people three times a week While this sounds like a large number the reality is that the need is much larger Their philosophy is as follows To acknowledge and respect the basic human rights of the people To maintain the integrity of the community To acknowledge and support reconstruction and development programmes and Empowerment of people About Maggie Vaas As Cabanites we are moved by Maggie s passion for helping her community Although of very little means she smiles consistently and is grateful for what she has Local business supports her in the provision of cooking

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/201-atlantis-dream-team-update (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - International Institute for Accelerating Innovation launches in South Africa and United Kingdom
    Facebook Twitter Youtube LinkedIn Pinterest Home About Us Team Services Ambassadors Referrals Board Service Providers TBL Capital Dylan James Media Caban Enterprises Renewable Energy Investments Community Investment Companies Qinisanani Qei Holdings Blog News Contact Us Skip to content 17 Jun International Institute for Accelerating Innovation launches in South Africa and United Kingdom In CABAN News Written by Dylan James Caban is proud to announce the formation of Global Institute for Accelerating Innovation GIAI a joint venture with international innovation expert Raluca Pauna Joining the respective expertise under one umbrella will facilitate the success in launching new innovations in South Africa and abroad Innovation and entrepreneurship go hand in hand The latter is the force that drives the former Entrepreneurs have a large role to play by driving change through product innovation What is crucial is the level of innovation and development required to meet the future needs of our society This means that sectors need to be populated with entrepreneurs who are driven by the desire to innovate GIAI is a portal to assist innovators to get their innovations off the ground The services GIAI provide include the provision of business services raising of capital for innovations that we consider to have merit managing the innovation cycle from idea to prototype technical feasibility studies and connecting with various services providers We now invite all innovators investors and service providers to the sector to join us For further information please visit www giai co GIAI has offices in Johannesburg Cape Town and London ENQUIRIES Siempre Media Contact Dylan James Tel 27 21 683 2425 Mobile 27 84 244 6389 Email This email address is being protected from spambots You need JavaScript enabled to view it Be the first to comment Read 1131 times Last modified on Wednesday 01 July 2015 16

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/200-international-institute-for-advancing-innovation-launches-in-south-africa-and-united-kingdom (2016-04-26)
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  • Caban Investments Ltd - High school entrepreneur societies to cultivate a spirit of enterprise
    are a thing of the past This coupled with the extreme prevalence of unemployment amongst the youth mean that now more than ever before a basic grasp of entrepreneurship is a must for all school leavers The skill set inherent with the learning of the basics of entrepreneurship can only be of benefit to both the students and the economy as a whole The vision of the Societies is to grow entrepreneurs and business leaders at all high schools in South Africa through planting entrepreneur clubs and societies in each high school And the entrepreneurial learning begins with the formation of the Society We are now inviting all high schools in South Africa to partner with us to launch a society at their school The process of launching society is entrepreneurial in itself The school selects a teacher to head the society and invites students to join as the founding members The first task of the Society is to launch a crowd funding campaign to fully capitalise the Society and cover the administrative and infrastructure needs of the society The crowdfunding campaign is run via Ripple org za a newly launched South African platform for causes and activists Ripple was created for non profit causes and activist campaigns and is an online space where people come to build communities around causes and where activists raise capital in kind support The process has been tailored to mitigate the human resource and financial burden of the setting up of the crowd funding campaign each school would have to bear When launching a campaign each school will have access to the Ripple team who will assist in setting up their own campaign During this phase as well as during the fund raising phase that follows the school will have the support of a

    Original URL path: http://www.caban.co.za/caban/news/item/197-high-school-entrepreneur-societies-to-cultivate-a-spirit-of-enterprise (2016-04-26)
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