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Johannesburg – Alexander Forbes plans to “capture opportunities” in the financial services retail sector as part of its new strategy to transform the group and “unlock” its potential, said group chief executive Andrew Darfoor.

Darfoor was speaking at the group’s interim financial results announcement for the six months ended September 30 2016. The group reported a 4% increase in profit to R416m for the period.

The financial services group, which specialises in employee benefit solutions for institutional clients, is shifting its historical focus to include both institutional and retail clients for the future.

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