Dan Brocklebank

Dan joined Orbis in 2002 and is a director of Orbis Investment Advisory Limited, having had previous experience in financial services. He is primarily responsible for the UK-based team of global sector investment analysts.

Articles by Dan Brocklebank

Offshore investing

The role of currency when investing offshore

By Dan Brocklebank on 09 Nov 2018

If you buy a share in your local market, assessing your performance is easy. If the price goes up, you make money. If you buy shares in other markets, howeve...

Offshore investing

What is a good offshore strategy?

By Dan Brocklebank and Tamryn Lamb on 23 Oct 2018

Novice and experienced investors often ask the same question time and again: When is the best time to invest offshore?

Offshore investing

Offshore investing: Not a popularity contest

By Dan Brocklebank on 10 Aug 2018

There is no such thing as a ‘popular investment opportunity’. If it’s popular, then that popularity will already be reflected in the price you have to pay. A...

Offshore investing

Global jitters: Avoid safe havens, opportunity in overlooked sectors

By Dan Brocklebank on 15 Sep 2017

The uncertain global political and economic backdrop created by unexpected recent shocks has spooked investors. However fear, particularly when spurred by...

Offshore investing

Beware the siren song of growth

By Dan Brocklebank on 03 Mar 2017

Growth has an almost irresistible allure for investors. Whether it’s a rapidly growing economy, a start-up with a hot new product, or a new industry that...

Offshore investing

Drilling into the detail of oil and gas investments

By Dan Brocklebank on 31 Dec 2012

At first glance, the Orbis Global Equity Fund's exposure to Oil & Gas; Gas stocks appears to be similar to that of its benchmark. At December 2012, about 9% ...

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