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#OMGWAP MUSOS GEAR UP FOR FINALE

15 Aug 2019
Following nearly two months of submissions and judging, the next #OMGWAP champion with the hottest bars on money management and financial planning is set to be catapulted into stardom when the competition winner is announced post the showdown concert on Saturday 17th August 2019. 
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Life and living annuities - consider combining the two

15 Aug 2019
For most people, retirement can be a new and unfamiliar phase of life. It can be very stressful transitioning from having a regular income, to having one pot of money that must last you for the rest of your retirement years.
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Trade wars and currency wars

14 Aug 2019
Dave Mohr & Izak Odendaal, Old Mutual Wealth. Things got wild very quickly. Two weeks ago, US equities were at record highs, supported by the prospect of an interest rate cutting cycle and progress in the US-China trade talks.
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Gender transformation: past, present and future

12 Aug 2019
By Elize Botha, Managing Director of Old Mutual Unit Trusts. South Africa is in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution, but yet we still can’t shake gender inequalities that have been existing for years. Even though progress is evident locally, there is still a lot of work to be done.
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Old Mutual strongly denies untrue assertions made in last week’s City Press about the ongoing case with its former CEO

12 Aug 2019
Two articles which appeared side by side on Page 2 of last week’s Business Section of City Press entitled “Sunlight will reveal the cracks in governance” by Tebogo Khaas and “Moyo and Manuel drama casts a shadow over Cyril’s backers” by Muzi Kuzwayo unfairly attacked Old Mutual, without giving the company an opportunity to respond.
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What the new customary marriages law means for your finances

7 Aug 2019
The South African Government handed women in South Africa a wonderful gift just in time for Women’s Month when it passed a new bill that provides for the equal treatment of women in monogamous and polygamous customary marriages.
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Investment myths to bust once and for all

5 Aug 2019
With 25% more households suffering major stress due to money issues compared to last year, as shown by research from the 2019 Old Mutual Savings & Investment Monitor, saving for that all-important property purchase or that trip of a lifetime might seem out of reach for the foreseeable future.
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Old Mutual approaches High Court for declaratory order

2 Aug 2019
Old Mutual confirms it has filed an urgent application in the High Court in Johannesburg for a declaratory order confirming that its appeal process suspends the court order reinstating former CEO Peter Moyo.
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Boris, Brexit and the Bailout Blues

30 Jul 2019
By Dave Mohr (Chief Investment Strategist) & Izak Odendaal (Investment Strategist) from Old Mutual Multi-Managers. The new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK) – its third in four years – has promised to take the country out of the European Union (EU) by 31 October.
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Old Mutual National Choir Festival 2019 is back

18 Jul 2019
South Africans are well known for celebrating their cultures, traditions and everyday life with their voices raised in song - something that has been shared by community, school and church choirs for generations.
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Acoustic, family vibes at the Old Mutual Music at the Lake

29 Jul 2019
Sunshine, picnics and some of South Africa’s best acoustic music. This was the Sunday scene at the Old Mutual Music at the Lake Folk Fest concert as locals spent the afternoon with the award-winning Louise Carver, Majozi and Freshlyground.
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Old Mutual team wins US contest for Retirement Plan Strategy

26 Jul 2019
A multi-disciplinary team from Old Mutual was crowned the winner of a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Golub Centre for Finance and Policy (GCFP) contest for designing a collective defined contribution retirement plan strategy for public sector employees. The team will be honoured at the GCFP annual conference in September in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 
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