7 March 2019
Our federal model and diversified profile are major contributors, enabling a dual focus on growing our existing operations while also concluding new corporate transactions to drive enhanced future growth. This diligent focus on strategic execution enabled us to achieve solid growth in 2018 and double-digit average growth rates in most key performance indicators over the last 10 years.
Operating conditions in South Africa remained challenging, with pedestrian economic growth, negative returns on the local equity market and currency volatility. The negative return of 9% for the JSE/FTSE All Share index compared to a positive return of 21% in 2017 had a pronounced impact on Return on Group Equity Value and earnings growth in 2018.
Interested parties can view the live video webcast of the results presentation on the Internet via a link on the Sanlam Investor Relations website or by the following URL : http://www.corpcam.com/Sanlam07032019.
This webcast can also be accessed and viewed on Android and Apple tablets and mobile devices. A delayed version of the webcast will be available shortly afterwards at the same address.
A toll free dial-in facility will be available. We kindly advise callers to dial in 5 - 10 minutes before the presentation starts at 09:00.
Access code for recorded playback : 21354
The presentation will be broadcast at 09:00 on the South African DStv network channel 412 (BusinessDay TV).
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