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Investor News

04 March 2021

Covid-19 impacts Santam group 2020 performance

Santam, South Africa’s largest short-term insurer, today reported acceptable operating results for 2020 under very difficult economic circumstances, despite the negative impact of COVID-19. The group’s conventional insurance book achieved Gross Written Premium (GWP) growth of 5% (2019: 7%) and a net underwriting margin of 2.5% (2019: 7.7%), below the group’s target range of 4% to 8%.

Corporate News

02 March 2021

Digital trends in the insurance industry

The Covid-19 pandemic has ushered in ample opportunities by accelerating the digital transition of tasks that were once considered mundane.

Personal Lines

31 May 2021

Load shedding: 9 Ways to protect your property

South Africans to take necessary precautions in protecting their property

Commercial Lines

01 June 2020

Is remote working threatening your business?

Santam has warned that, with remote work and work from home taking off as the new norm, companies need to be extra vigilant to ensure they are not vulnerable to disastrous data breaches or other cyber security incidents.


04 May 2021

Santam Agriculture encourages farmers to belong to FPAs

Santam Agriculture has a thorough understanding of liability cover and claims handling in respect of veld fires and compliance with the National Veld and Forest Fire Act of 1998.

Specialist Business

02 June 2021

Drones are a big part of our future

And essential assets to protect


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