Press Releases

Old Mutual supports the SMME sector

20 Apr 2017
The small, medium and micro enterprises (SMME) sector is key to unlocking inclusive economic growth and development, and driving entrepreneurship is one of the priorities identified in the South African National Development Plan. 
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Quartet’s opportunity of a lifetime at the Old Mutual joBerg2c

20 Apr 2017
They are known as the Soweto Quartet, but don’t mistake them for their famous musical namesakes. When these four discuss cadence they are talking about pedal strokes on their bicycles and not the tempo of their favourite song. They know all about tubes but not tubas, are familiar with flats but not flutes.
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9 days, 9 tips

19 Apr 2017
The Old Mutual joBerg2c takes you places, it also takes you to new extremes. Here’s how to handle the nine days. 
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Gearing up for joBerg2c

18 Apr 2017
With nine days of riding through wonderfully varied terrain, the Old Mutual joBerg2c can easily lay claim to being one of the most spectacular MTB stage races in South Africa. With top riders in attendance this year, the racing should be special too.
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Big numbers define the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

10 Apr 2017
The numbers say it all. This year the Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon will be run for the 48th time, while the half marathon will be run for the 20th time and Old Mutual’s sponsorship of the event celebrates its 18th year. What defines this event is long term commitment. 
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Old Mutual to harness skills development and innovation at the University of Witwatersrand

6 Apr 2017
Old Mutual has contributed R3 million to the tuition and residence costs of students of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits). The donation is directed at assisting students who cannot afford to pay university fees, but also do not qualify for National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding.
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Political events bring SA to an economic, political and social crossroads following S&P downgrade

4 Apr 2017
Cape Town, 4 April: The announcement yesterday that S&P has downgraded South Africa’s sovereign credit rating to sub-investment grade, while earlier than expected, was largely anticipated following the President’s late night Cabinet reshuffle last week.
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Political events bring SA to an economic, political and social crossroads following S&P downgrade

4 Apr 2017
The announcement yesterday that S&P has downgraded South Africa’s sovereign credit rating to sub-investment grade, while earlier than expected, was largely anticipated following the President’s late night Cabinet reshuffle last week.
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Cabinet reshuffle ushers in dark cloud over expected economic recovery

31 Mar 2017
President Zuma’s decision to remove the Finance Minister and undertake one of the most comprehensive Cabinet reshuffles since 1994 came as a shock to markets and investors, both locally and abroad, and dashed hopes that vehement opposition from internal party and alliance quarters would temper his actions.
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Old Mutual marks Global Money Week by promoting a responsible savings culture

28 Mar 2017
This week marks Global Money Week (GMW), a global initiative aimed at inspiring people to learn how to manage money, save and become financially independent.
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Old Mutual appoints new creative partner

24 Mar 2017
Old Mutual has appointed Publicis Communications as its new lead marketing agency for its business on the African continent, including South Africa.
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Old Mutual launches initiative to further drive transformation in SA’s financial services sector

13 Mar 2017
Old Mutual Black Distributor's Trust has announced the launch of the Infinitum Initiative, a first of its kind incubation programme to further boost transformation in the financial services sector, grow the number of black financial advisers and create new employment opportunities.
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