Sanlam shares rise after it details new empowerment deal

2018-10-31 12:24

The financial-services group has announced it is moving forward with plans to issue 111 million new ordinary shares to an entity held by new and existing broad based black economic empowerment shareholders.

Now all eyes on Ramaphosa's Investment Summit as skeptics raise red flags

2018-10-11 17:54

Hot on the heels of the recent Jobs Summit, the upcoming Investment Summit holds significant hopes for a country in deep economic crisis - but, say skeptics, it will not be easy turning things around.

Lenders give Steinhoff's Jooste more time to pay up

2018-09-25 17:55

Banks granted Steinhoff's former CEO, Markus Jooste, another extension to pay back his debt, as the global retailer that he headed struggles to survive an major accounting scandal.

Sanlam delivers 'acceptable operational performance' in interim results

2018-09-06 09:02

The financial services group says that while headline earnings grew, new business volumes declined by 1%.

Could you afford to live for 200 years and be married for 170?

2018-07-18 16:24

Scientists predict the first person to live to 200 has already been born, but what would this mean for saving, marriage contracts and more?

Sanlam stock drops on news of R5.7bn new share issue

2018-03-28 13:39

Sanlam shares fell on Wednesday morning after it announced it had placed 65.5 million new shares to raise some R5.7bn.

Sanlam pleased with results, upbeat about SA, large African deal

2018-03-08 13:03

Sanlam has announced adjusted return on group equity value per share of 15.8% for the financial year ending 31 December 2017.

Gigaba's budget a plea for time - economist

2017-10-26 17:11

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's first mini budget was actually a plea for more time and support to implement new economic policy, says economist Arthur Kamp.

JSE gains on back of stronger global markets

2017-10-02 19:03

A weaker rand boosted JSE miners and industrials, as the currency fell to R13.61 against the dollar.

Asisa appoints new chair, deputy chair, directors

2017-09-19 14:54

The Board of the Association for Savings and Investment South Africa has appointed Ian Kirk, group CEO of Sanlam, as its new chair.


Sanlam to chase deal with black investors after buying Saham

2018-10-12 12:48

Sanlam is ready to press ahead with the sale of a 5% stake to black investors as the insurer nears the finish line with its purchase of Morocco’s Saham Finances.

Sanlam seals largest deal yet in growth drive

2018-10-11 09:37

Sanlam says it fulfilled all the conditions for the $1.1bn of the shares it doesn’t already own in Morocco’s Saham Finances SA after regulators approved the deal.

Sanlam urges SA to tone down on policy to lift growth

2018-09-07 10:29

The government must provide policy certainty and tackle its problems one at a time if it is to pull the country out of its economic malaise, according to Sanlam CEO Ian Kirk.

The fundamental difference between money market and income unit trusts

2018-08-17 21:04

A Fin24 user wants to know what the fundamental difference is between a money market unit trust and an income unit trust.

Are classic cars a good investment?

2018-05-20 17:41

The market for classic cars has slowed down significantly, but does that mean they are not a good investment? Do your homework - and a little bit of luck never comes amiss, says an expert.

Entrepreneur competition offers prizes of more than R2m

2018-03-12 16:30

The 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business Partners Limited celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.

Sanlam warns investors of Steinhoff setback

2017-12-27 14:45

Steinhoff’s share price collapse has knocked about 1% off the annual returns of typical Sanlam investors, the firm has warned.

Sanlam partners with Bermuda-based insurer

2017-10-22 17:33

Financial services group Sanlam has partnered with Bermuda-based insurer Sompo Holdings Incorporated as part of the firm’s strategy to expand into Africa.

Retailers lead JSE higher

2017-09-29 18:46

Retail and financial stocks inched higher on the back of the firmer rand.

Reserve Bank expected to cut interest rate this week

2017-09-18 07:44

A shallow interest rate cutting cycle seems likely with at least one 25 basis-point cut expected in September 2017, predicts Arthur Kamp of Sanlam Investments.

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