Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Skip Navigation Linkskeyfacts Key Facts About Sanlam

Key Facts About Sanlam

Sanlam Life products are distributed through

5 368 financial advisers in South Africa.

Sanlam is supported by


9 932 independent retail brokers in Life Business in South Africa.

Sanlam is one of the top three market leaders in

11 African countries for life insurance.

Sanlam provides employment to

21 267 individuals.

Sanlam is one of the top three market leaders in

8 African countries for general insurance.

Sanlam has


R840 billion invested in financial markets through Sanlam Investment Group.

The acquisition of Saham Finances gives Sanlam direct presence in

33 countries in Africa through its 65 subsidiaries, a network of 700 branches and 3 000 employees.

Sanlam has some very profitable businesses and prized assets, such as a 60% shareholding in Santam, and has grown non-SA earnings over the past few years. Concerns around Sanlam’s investment case mainly relate to the execution/integration risk around the Saham acquisition.

JP Morgan Cazenove, October 2018

Single premiums are a strong driver of value in the affluent market –Sanlam has done best to capture this value.

Absa Equity Research, July 2018

Sanlam stands out in a tough environment, buying share in the affluent space and gaining share in the entry level through Capitec.

UBS, September 2018

Sanlam Life Insurance is a licensed financial service provider.
Copyright © Sanlam