Ratings downgrade will impact a 'generation' of employees - CEO

2017-04-11 19:01

South Africans planning to retire within the next 20 years will have to work longer, following the country’s recent sovereign credit ratings downgrade to junk status, says Dawie de Villiers, CEO at Sanlam Employee Benefits.

Sanlam set to expand East Africa footprint

2017-03-22 12:43

Sanlam has reached an agreement with asset manager PineBridge Investments to acquire PineBridge’s majority stake in PineBridge Investments East Africa Limited in Kenya.

Sanlam posts 6% decline in profit

2017-03-09 08:49

Sanlam has posted a 6% full year decline in profit due to negative foreign currency translation differences and weak equity market performance during 2016.

Sanlam acquires stake in BrightRock Holdings

2017-01-30 12:16

Sanlam has concluded agreements whereby Sanlam Life Insurance will acquire a 53% stake in life insurance provider, BrightRock.

Ex-Sanlam adviser in dock for fraud, forgery

2017-01-24 17:36

A former Sanlam insurance adviser has appeared in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crimes Court for allegedly conning clients in Ceres out of almost R1 million in investment funds.

Margate without water for more than 4 days

2016-12-12 17:08

Areas in the Ugu District Municipality on the South Coast, including the holiday town of Margate, have been without water since Thursday following a strike by municipal workers.

Sanlam spreads its wings in India

2016-11-16 18:29

Financial services group Sanlam has increased its stake to 49% in Indian insurance company Shriram Life and Shriram General.

Local agri-business set to be 'world leader' in pelletizing

2016-09-26 20:29

Local entrepreneur Johan Eksteen's agri-business provides farmers with an eco-friendly and cost-effective solution in tough economic times.

Sanlam continues to support SOEs

2016-09-11 06:04

Sanlam has no plans to follow Futuregrowth Asset Management by withholding investment in state-owned enterprises (SOEs), as long as they meet its investment criteria.

From selling boiled eggs at bus stops, to Entrepreneur of the Year

2016-09-06 07:25

Meisie Nkosi, a former teacher who started off selling boiled eggs at bus stops, has just been crowned the Sanlam/Business Partners Entrepreneur of the Year.


Sanlam bullish on long-term prospects for Zim associate units

2017-03-30 08:26

Capital shortages in Zimbabwe are hitting insurance and life assurance firms, prompting Sanlam's associate units to turn to the SA group for assistance and technical cover.

Why diversity is key to SA's inclusive growth strategy

2017-03-11 16:49

Sanlam CEO Ian Kirk says the insurer is aligned with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s inclusive growth strategy and will be engaging with Parliament next week on the topic.

Entrepreneurship competition aims to boost economy

2017-02-28 17:23

Sanlam and Business/Partners Entrepreneur of the year competition is in its 29th year, in an effort to promote entrepreneurship as a career choice for young people and to achieve inclusive economic growth.

Sanlam’s on-demand app

2017-01-29 06:01

Sanlam is venturing into new territory by launching an insurance cover app, which allows you to buy accidental injury cover, on demand, from 24 hours to an extended 30-day period.

Motsepe turns down Sanlam chair position for Van Zyl

2016-12-19 11:53

Mining magnate Patrice Motsepe has turned down the role as Sanlam chairperson and asked former CEO Johan van Zyl to take on the role, the company has announced.

Sanlam has R5bn kitty for African expansion

2016-11-20 09:02

Sanlam may spend as much as R5bn to expand its presence in Africa, taking advantage of some of the lowest insurance penetration rates in the world.

South Africa’s top asset managers: Former boutiques now nation’s biggest, best

2016-10-20 16:20

Companies that started out as boutiques have established themselves as the major industry players. Check the table to see how your asset manager shapes up.

Easy online investing starting with one. simple. click.

2016-09-15 16:05

SPONSORED: A ‘just-in-case’ fund for when life throws you a curveball? Whatever your goal, Smart Invest from Sanlam has an investment fund to help you achieve it.

Sanlam net operating profit jumps 11% to R4bn

2016-09-08 11:01

Sanlam has reported an 11% rise in net operating profit to R4bn for the six months to end-June 30 2016, while normalised headline earnings per share were down 7%.

How risk cover needs to change with each life stage

Sanlam’s Risk campaign illustrates the amount of time pregnant mothers spend planning the nursery, baby names, and other physical needs of their child versus the amount of time spent on the child's financial needs. Sanlam Risk CEO Karin Muller explains.

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