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Absolute Return Partners does not offer investment advice to private investors (Retail Clients as defined by the UK Financial Conduct Authority). All such investors are advised to contact Quartet Investment Managers on +44 20 8939 2920 or visit

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Strategic partners

Strong partnerships

Absolute Return Partners is keen on collaborating with other like-minded firms and have established  strategic partnerships with GraySwan and Quartet Investment Managers.

How we work with our strategic partners

GraySwan Investments

GraySwan is an award winning independent investment advisory and wealth management company based in South Africa, providing advice and solutions to institutional, corporate family office and private client investors. GraySwan currently advise more than ZAR20 billion in assets and their clients are top performers in the industry. GraySwan’s competitive edge is the wealth of the local and offshore investment experience and the depth, strength and stability of the investment team. GraySwan was founded in 2010 by its CEO Duncan Theron alongside his partners Kobus Fouché, Gregoire Theron and Tania Theron. For more information, please visit

Quartet Investment Managers

Quartet was founded in 2009, offering investment management services to high net worth private clients. Central to Quartet's investment philosophy is asset allocation. They focus their efforts on actively managing the strategic and tactical asset allocation of portfolios and adopt a ‘top down’ approach to their investments. All portfolios are bespoke to the individual client, and they have no in-house products and are not tied to any product providers, thus maintaining their independence and objectivity. Niels Jensen is the Head of Investments of Quartet. For more information, please visit