South African insurance industry analysis

We are pleased to present the third edition of PwC’s analysis of major insurers’ results, covering the year ended 31 December 2013. The results are a positive reflection of the financial health of the South African industry in a very challenging operating environment. For the first time, we have also looked at the progress made by some of the insurers in their expansion into sub-Sahara Africa.

Insurance groups analysed in this publication include:

Long-term insurers

  • Discovery Holdings Limited (Discovery)
  • Liberty Holdings Limited (Liberty)
  • MMI Holdings Limited (MMI)
  • Old Mutual plc (Old Mutual)
  • Sanlam Limited (Sanlam)

Short-term insurers

  • Absa Insurance Company Limited (Absa)
  • Mutual & Federal Limited (M&F)
  • OUTsurance Holdings Limited (OUTsurance)
  • Santam Limited (Santam)
  • Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Limited (Zurich)

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