Investor Relations

Investor Relations 2020 Interim financial statements

Message from the CEO

“The Santam group operated effectively in the face of unprecedented global uncertainty. Our balance sheet held up well during this period of excessive market volatility. Targeted interventions were introduced to contain operational costs and the group’s capital, liquidity and funding positions remain robust.” Lizé Lambrechts,

Indicators for the six months ended 30 June 2020:

  • 7% growth in group gross written premium
  • 4% growth in Conventional insurance gross written premium
  • Net underwriting margin of 4.3% (2019: 5.3%) for conventional insurance
  • Net Operating Results of R830 million (2019: R963 million)
  • Return on capital of 11.6%
  • Cash generated from operations increased to R3.9 billion
  • No interim dividend declared

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Share price

  • Santam Ltd0.62%4399,00
  • 25773.00ZAC
    29 Nov, 06:32 SAST

Key dates

  • 3 September 2020: Interim Financial Results 2020
  • 3 September 2020: Interim Analyst Presentation 2020

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Contact information

Investor relations

Hennie Nel
Chief Financial Officer

Tel: 021 915 7599

Gloria Tapon Njamo
Head: Investor Relations
Tel: 021 915 8228


Company secretary

Masood Allie
Tel: 021 915 7554

Investor news

Santam to appeal business interruption judgment

20 November 2020

After careful consideration and engagement with key stakeholders, Santam has decided to apply for leave to appeal the judgment of the Western Cape High Court in the matter between the insurer and Ma-Afrika Hotels and Stellenbosch Kitchen.

Santam responds to Cape high court judgment

18 November 2020

Santam has taken note of the judgment delivered on Tuesday 17 November by the Cape High Court in the matter between the company and Ma-Afrika Hotels and Stellenbosch Kitchen.

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