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Investor News

25 January 2019

Santam to list on A2X exchange

South Africa’s largest general insurer, will effect a secondary listing of its shares, on the A2X Markets exchange. Its shares will be available to trade on A2X from 1 February 2019.

Corporate News

30 January 2019

Trade credit insurance: big benefits for (sm)all businesses

Amidst a persistently tough economy, companies continue to battle cash flow conundrums. This is exacerbated by ‘bad debtors’ – in fact, late payments and insolvency are two of the most commonly cited causes of long-term damage to business growth.

Personal Lines

12 February 2019

Load shedding: 9 ways to protect your property

South Africa’s power utility Eskom has announced stage three of rotational load shedding which has been reported to take place from 08:00 and could go up to 23:00 in the evening.

Commercial Lines

07 December 2018

Protect your business from silly season risks

No business wants to experience downtime in the busiest weeks of the year. Santam, the Top Business Insurer in the 2018 Sunday Times Top Brands Survey, has top tips for companies to combat festive season risks.


14 February 2019

Empowering emerging farmers in SA

In 2018, Nceba Jakavula – age 47 – got six chickens from his grandmother Mpafi and decided to be a chicken farmer. “I saw a need to sell free-range, organic eggs, with a ‘nest-to-mouth’ approach. That’s what differentiates me from my competitors.” Jakavula says the journey has been a challenging one, with his lack of experience making it a high-risk endeavour.

Specialist Business

18 October 2018

From humble beginnings to owning a prominent insurance business: how mentorship helped an entrepreneur beat the odds

Sbusiso Wanda’s entrepreneurial spirit has overcome extraordinary odds. Having grown up in KwaMashu Township near Durban, with little in the way of education or familial support, he started a butchery business at age 24 and lost it just a year later.


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