Press Releases

Mother's Day musical spectacle fit for a queen at Durban Botanic Gardens

25 Apr 2016
If you want to show your mom just how much she means to you this Mother's Day, you could go with the usual gifts like flowers, chocolates or maybe even breakfast in bed. However, if you want to make the day more special, you could get the family together, pack a picnic basket and treat her to a beautiful afternoon of music at the Durban Botanic Gardens on Sunday, 8 May.

Good habits to help you get out of bad debt

25 Apr 2016
You need to earn a lot to be well-off, right? Not so, says John Manyike, Head of Financial Education at Old Mutual, who explains that wealth is as much about controlling debt and spending as it is about income.

Racing the wind at joBerg2c

23 Apr 2016
The 2016 Old Mutual joBerg2c kicked into race mode on a blustery day for riders. Day 2 of the Old Mutual joBerg2c is when the real racing starts at the nine-day, 900km event. After a neutral first day, riders crank into a higher gear for the 93km from Frankfort to Reitz, and for the remaining seven days.

Driving strong growth in South Africa through innovation and responsible investing

20 Apr 2016
Old Mutual South Africa (OMSA) continues to grow as a market leader by gaining market share from strong performance across all its business segments.

Old Mutual donates R2 million to UCT SRC’s #FundingFutures Campaign

16 Mar 2016
The University of Cape Town (UCT) has received a R2 million financial contribution from Old Mutual to assist excelling students who are not eligible for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding.

Old Mutual Ubuntu Earth Festival gives KwaZulu-Natal students a platform to showcase their talent

14 Mar 2016
Students from around 40 schools in KwaZulu-Natal will take part in a schools' version of “South Africa’s got Talent” in Pietermaritzburg on 18 March.

Old Mutual plc announcement of new strategy and preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2015

11 Mar 2016
A new strategy and a strong set of financial results.

Royal Schools Alberton launched as part of existing low fee independent schools deal

9 Mar 2016
The Schools and Education Investment Impact Fund of South Africa (Schools Investment Fund), the Royals Management Company and housing developer, Cosmopolitan Projects officially launched the latest school in the Royal Schools group, Royal Schools Alberton, at a launch event today. 

Response to media speculation

6 Mar 2016
Old Mutual plc (“Old Mutual”) notes the press speculation on Saturday 5 March 2016. When our new Chief Executive Bruce Hemphill joined on 1 November 2015, we announced that we would be conducting a strategic review.

Old Mutual Green Kitchens project to nourish South African learners

8 Feb 2016
More than 1 000 learners from Pampierstad High School in the Northern Cape will in future be receiving nutritious meals prepared in the newly installed kitchens handed over to them on Friday by Old Mutual, in collaboration with the Department of Education’s National Schools Nutrition Programme (NSNP).

Business undertakes to partner with Government to accelerate growth in SA

24 Feb 2016
Ahead of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Budget Speech, SA business leaders have committed to working closely with Government and labour to help accelerate economic growth and job creation and strengthen public finances. 

Assisting emerging farmers in drought-stricken areas to find solutions

25 Feb 2016
Providing access to resources, support and land is key to enabling emerging farmers to weather the worst drought in decades.