Offshore investing allows the investor to capitalise on investment strategies offered outside of South Africa.
Investors who want to include overseas assets in their investment portfolio for diversification
Offshore investing allows you to diversify and benefit from a broader investment instruments
Access to regions and industries that may not be well represented locally and assists in spreading your risk
Some countries intentionally attract investments through lower tax rates which can improve the investor's rate of return on investment
Risk can be managed by diversifying investments among a wider range of options than are available for onshore investment
Investors can also benefit from specialist financial services available offshore and safeguard against local currency devaluation
Investors who are disciplined and patient and have the control not to panic or change their investment strategy based on market volatility