Press Releases

South Africa’s top spellers head for the 2017 Spelling Bee in Pretoria

20 Sep 2017
All roads lead to the 2017 Department of Basic Education (DBE) National Spelling Bee in Pretoria this weekend as the top three Spelling Bee winners from all provinces vie for the title of champion speller.
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Old Mutual honours women by donating R150 000 to Caring4Girls

29 Aug 2017
To help highlight and alleviate the monthly plight of underprivileged girls across South Africa, the Old Mutual Foundation will be donating R150 000 towards the Imbumba Foundation’s Caring4Girls programme.
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Old Mutual focuses on economic development of Gauteng

13 Sep 2017
As the largest contributor to South Africa’s national GDP, the Gauteng province is crucial to the economic development of the South African economy.
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A dream comes true for township entrepreneur in new retail venture

15 Sep 2017
It will be a day of excitement for Kagiso township when Phenyo Market, co-owned by Mr Lekale-Leru Mashego and Mr Phure Motshabi, turn a lifelong dream into reality.
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Old Mutual honours staff volunteerism at annual awards

14 Sep 2017
At a gala ceremony held in Old Mutual honoured its most caring employees, presenting awards to staff volunteers whose outstanding dedication to uplifting others positively impacts the communities in which the company operates.
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Can you bank on banking stocks now?

13 Sep 2017
South African banks have found themselves in the cross-hairs for quite some time now given the persisting low-growth environment and stream of political noise.
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Why your will should be long and complex

12 Sep 2017
A simple internet search around the term "will and testament" will yield countless results promising free online templates and comprehensive how-to guides. The reality is, however, that any legal document created in this way is bound to be riddled with inaccuracies and missing components – the risks of which increase exponentially with the size and value of the estate.
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Securing your income in shaky times

12 Sep 2017
Losing your source of income due to retrenchment is a daunting reality that many of us face. The retrenchment process can often be long and drawn out, taking both an emotional and financial toll.
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Out of recession

12 Sep 2017
By Dave Mohr & Izak Odendaal, Old Mutual Multi-Managers - South Africa exited a short-lived technical recession after posting positive growth in the second quarter. Gross domestic product (GDP), a broad measure of economic activity, rebounded by 2.5% in real terms in the second quarter, after declining in the two prior consecutive quarters. This was better than the market expected. 
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Old Mutual recognised at this year's Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards

5 Sep 2017
Old Mutual Investment Group has, for the second consecutive year, been awarded the 2017 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Award.
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Missiles, hurricanes and other distracting headlines

5 Sep 2017
By Dave Mohr & Izak Odendaal, Old Mutual Multi-Managers - Hurricane Harvey slammed into Houston dumping an unimaginable amount of water on the Texan city. Apart from the unfolding human tragedy, the hurricane is expected to have a devastating impact on the region’s economy.
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Single mothers urged to combat financial vulnerability

4 Sep 2017
Your health and personal wellbeing are arguably your most valuable assets – especially if you have loved ones who depend on you.
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