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Investor News

29 August 2019

Santam posts solid half-year results

Santam – South Africa’s largest short-term insurer – has reported solid operational results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2019, in an environment characterised by tough trading conditions for short-term insurers. The group achieved Gross Written Premium (GWP) growth of 8% on its conventional insurance book and a net underwriting margin of 5.3% (2018: 8.4%), comfortably within the group’s 4%-to-8% target range.

Corporate News

22 November 2019

Santam recognised as top employer in SA award for the 4th year running

Santam has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 for excellence in employee conditions.

Personal Lines

21 October 2019

Understanding the misconceptions of vehicle insurance

Does picking a red vehicle mean you have a higher risk of an accident? And will this influence your insurance premium?

Commercial Lines

21 October 2019

The A to Z of safety in business

Building a business is one of the hardest – and most rewarding – things any entrepreneur can do, it would only be prudent to protect what you have built.


21 October 2019

Why we should all take silage seriously

Silage – an ancient agricultural practice – is not only the most cost-effective way for farmers to ensure animals have high-energy, nutrient-rich feed all year-round, especially in regions with seasonal rainfall.

Specialist Business

11 June 2019

A smart geyser that tells you when it’s fit to burst

It turns out geyser-related issues cause some of the country’s most common household insurance claims, this is according to Santam – South Africa’s leading short-term insurer


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