Our Stories

We have a collection of stories from across the countries in which we operate.

Raising the standard

Pupils at Richard Varha Secondary School, South Africa

RILEBU finance club for kids boosts financial literacy

RILEBU boosts financial literacy

RILEBU focuses on teaching six to 14 year olds about responsible money management through online games and activities.

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Future prosperity through financial education

Future prosperity through education

Old Mutual Wealth UK partners with MyBnk to provide financial education in Southampton and Isle of Man schools.

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From little things

From little things bigger things can grow

Faulu provides business training and micro-loans to boost small businesses.

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Learning together

Almon Mhlanga, Swaziland head teacher, with daughter Vuminkhosi Masuku

Innovative customer solutions

Innovative customer solutions

The initiative empowers employees who act as CaSanoVas to develop their own approach to dealing with issues.

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Saving for the future

Saving for the future

The 2-IN-ONE savings plan allows customers to save for their long-term goals while having the flexibility to access some of the funds in the short term if they need it.

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Working together to grow both our businesses

Growing our businesses together

Joseph part-funded his business with proceeds from his Old Mutual Max Investment Plan. We helped him to sustain and grow it.

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Improving wildlife

Redwood Forest

BuildingTheFuture

Building for the future

Old Mutual has
invested R10.2 billion in affordable
housing projects.

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Responsible investment workshops

Responsible investment workshops

The workshops focus on the United Nations supported Principles for Responsible Investment.

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Housing impact fund

Housing Impact Fund

Housing Impact Fund for South Africa aims to fill this significant housing gap, and focuses primarily on residential households earning between R3 500 and R16 000 per month.

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Networking opportunities for employees

OWN launch event with the Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

Leveraging our diversity to build strong teams

Building strong teams

Nonkululeko strongly believes in the power of teamwork particularly as we all live and work in a globalised world.

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Future leaders

Future leaders

Old Mutual Wealth has established a Leadership Programme, in collaboration with Cass Business School.

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Mentoring enterprising students

Panch and his 2013 Young Enterprise Team, One Race.

Old Mutual Foundation Road trip

Old Mutual Foundation Road Trip

During June 2011 we sent Mark, Tim and Louise off on a road trip across the country, to visit the projects supported by the Old Mutual Foundation.

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Heiveld Co-operative

Heiveld Co-operative

Heiveld Co-operative is a collective of small-scale rooibos farmers who are successfully exporting their organic, antioxidant-rich tea to international markets.

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For the love of reading

For the love of reading  

It's difficult to encourage a love for reading in children if they have no books in their home. The Old Mutual Foundation is helping to change this one book at a time.

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Growing green futures

Development of training in horticulture through Old Mutual Foundation's support of the Grootbos Green Futures Foundation

Portside

Portside: using energy efficiency construction

Portside has been awarded a 5 star GSSA rating for Office Design using energy efficiency construction.

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Developing human resources for sustainable economic development

Creating jobs through Conservation and Tourism

Ensuring local communities receive economic benefit from conservation and responsible tourism.

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WWW Water Balance programme

WWF Water Balance programme

Nedbank has invested in the WWF Water Balance Programme , aimed at clearing alien vegetation from key water catchment areas around South Africa.

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