South African insurance industry analysis

The publication is an analysis of the results of major insurers in South Africa for the year ended 31 December 2014. The results are a reflection of the financial health of the South African insurance industry in a challenging operating environment. We have also looked at some of the trends affecting the industry across the African continent and how these will affect insurers’ expansion into sub-Saharan Africa. 

Insurance groups analysed in the publication include:

Long-term insurers

  • Discovery Holdings Limited
  • Liberty Holdings Limited
  • MMI Holdings Limited
  • Old Mutual plc – Emerging Markets Segments
  • Sanlam Limited

Short-term insurers

  • Mutual & Federal Limited
  • OUTsurance Holdings Limited
  • Santam Limited
  • Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Limited

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