Your gateway to alternative asset investments

An introduction

Welcome to the world of alternative assets. Let us be your guide.

There’s never been such ease of access, and such diversification to alternative investment opportunities – both locally and globally. For investors, this opens new opportunities, but also creates more noise and confusion – and a greater need for reliable, trusted perspectives. 

What are alternative assets?

An alternative investment is a financial asset that doesn’t fall into one of the conventional investment categories. Examples of conventional categories are cash, bonds and stock market investments. Alternative investments can include private equity or venture capital, hedge funds, art, technology, and even cannabis.

Who should invest in alternative assets?

We believe alternative assets should form a percentage of every balanced portfolio. But with investment comes varying degrees of risk. We’re here to help you do your homework, and best understand investments into these asset classes.

How do you know which alternative asset class is right for you?

Which asset classes, and how much you invest, depends on a number of factors, and is completely determined by your portfolio, goals, investment style, appetite for risk, and amount you have available to invest. We’ll help guide you through these considerations.

It’s an exciting, ongoing challenge getting alternative assets to the market and reaching different audiences simultaneously. I love a good challenge!
Jenna McErlaine
Marketing Manager

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Conceptualised in 2017, MeTTa Capital was the first Section 12J venture capital portfolio of funds offering investors a diversified, moderate risk investment with a single entry point.

MeTTa has had five successful capital raises, raising a total of R237 million.

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Crowdfunding is a billion dollar industry globally. It’s time for Africa to shine. African entrepreneurs are hungry. Investors are seeking. GoGetta is where they meet.

Our Approach

Pioneering opportunity is in our blood

We believe in approaching each and every opportunity with commercial understanding, a problem solving lens, creativity and a sense of optimism.

Pioneers in alternative assets

We began this journey with Section 12J, and today have expanded into various other alternative asset investments. Take a look around, and let us know if you have any questions.

Track record

We have innovated a number of industry firsts, and are the largest Section 12J administrator in South Africa, and have R3.5 billion in assets under administration.


Our team is made up of expert, savvy and attentive financial analysts, legal advisors, compliance officers, corporate governance specialists, legal advisers, marketers and corporate financiers.


We are both ideas people and executors. No matter what we undertake, no-one will ever say we didn’t give it our all. We are serial entrepreneurs - and we love what we do. Making friends and building our network is all part of the fun.

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