STANLIB Namibia (Pty) Ltd was established in 1993 as a joint venture between Standard Bank Namibia and STANLIB South Africa, to provide investment management services to Namibian institutional, corporate and retail clients.
STANLIB Namibia Unit Trust Management Company Ltd is currently one of the largest unit trust management companies in Namibia. It brings to the market an asset management service provider with both local and international investment focus. STANLIB Namibia offers a fresh, new investment approach to managing both personal and institutional assets, supported by latest technology and compliance facilities. We incorporate into our strategies our clients’ objectives and a low-risk approach to unit trust investments.
Our clients are mainly institutional and corporate investors with short-term cash management and medium-to-long term investment needs, including retirement funds asset management, and retail investors with surplus cash to invest at regular intervals or in once off lump sum investments. Our retail clients comprise of individual investors, high net-worth individuals, clubs, small business associations, and community cooperatives.
Our parent company STANLIB, is one of Africa’s leading asset managers, headquartered in South Africa, with assets under management and administration in excess of R586 billion (USD 42.7 billion) (as at 31 December 2016) for over 500 000 retail and institutional clients across the African continent. We have a proud heritage and more than a 1400 years collective experience in our investment team.
STANLIB was founded in 2002 when Liberty Asset Management and Standard Corporate and Merchant Bank Asset Management merged. Liberty Asset Management and SCMB Asset Management had managed investments for over 25 years prior to their merger.
STANLIB has adopted the Franchise Model which is designed to deal with the complexities of the investment world with agility. This operating model provides the advantages and commitment of a boutique and the strength and efficacy of a large investment house STANLIB is fully owned by Liberty Holdings Limited and is a subsidiary of the Standard Bank Group.