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The Old Mutual IGC - "impotent and bed rid"

Last year I was enthusiastic about the Old Mutual Wealth (OMW) IGC. I am afraid my enthusiasm has turned to world-weary scepticism that the IGC packs a punch sufficient to push much forward for the members of the various legacy pensions in which 18,500 members are locked. 730 more words


Old Mutual puts China insurance joint venture stake on block

Old Mutual (OML.L) has put up for sale its 50 percent stake in a Chinese insurance joint venture, people with direct knowledge of the matter said, as part of a revamp of the Anglo-South African financial group and amid a tough market for foreign insurers in China.

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Old Mutual sells down further stake in OMAM

Old Mutual has struck a deal to offload almost half of its stake in its asset management business for $446m.

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Got to cover “the lighter” side of this year’s budget speech, via the annual Budget Speech Competition. Twenty finalists battled it out to win over R400 000 in cash prizes for their essays, outlining what economic fixes there are for some of South Africa’s most pressing issues. 74 more words


Financial advice, master or menace?

Which came first, the need or the greed?

Old Mutual Wealth (a company that owns one of Britain’s largest financial advice networks and is build a tied network) has commissioned a survey that tells us 90% of those between 30 and 45 have not made financial plans for their retirement. 1,312 more words



The phrase (when) you strike a woman, you strike a rock has become symbolic of the pivotal role South African women play in our communities. In line with National Women’s Month, the expression aptly describes the moment in history when 20 000 South African women marched together against inequality. 543 more words