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Old Mutual Empowers Workforce Through Strategic Share Transactions

  • Old Mutual Limited's recent transactions in securities highlight its commitment to employee share incentive schemes.
  • The transactions were conducted in compliance with regulatory requirements and reflect strategic alignment.
  • These initiatives demonstrate Old Mutual's focus on empowering its workforce and fostering a culture of ownership.

Old Mutual Limited has recently engaged in significant dealings in securities on behalf of its employee share incentive schemes. These transactions reflect the company’s commitment to empowering its workforce and aligning their interests with those of shareholders. In this article, we delve into the details of these transactions and their implications.

Old Mutual’s Employee Share Incentive Schemes

Old Mutual has established several employee share incentive schemes aimed at fostering a sense of ownership and incentivizing performance among its workforce. These schemes include the Old Mutual Insure Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Employee Trust and the Old Mutual Insure Employee Trust.

Transaction Details Let’s examine the recent transactions conducted by these trusts:

Trust NameDate of TransactionNumber of SharesPrice per Share (R)Value (R)
Old Mutual Insure BB-BEE Employee Trust08 April 2024295,00011.16593,293,940.50
Old Mutual Insure Employee Trust08 April 2024885,00011.16599,881,821.50
Old Mutual Insure BB-BEE Employee Trust09 April 2024293,51211.34873,330,979.63
Old Mutual Insure Employee Trust09 April 2024880,53611.34879,992,938.90

Nature of Transactions

These transactions involved the purchase of Old Mutual Limited ordinary shares in hedging transactions related to the Employee Share Ownership Plan and Long-term Incentive Plan awards. The shares were acquired on-market, indicating a strategic approach to managing the company’s equity-based compensation programs.

Implications for Stakeholders

For employees participating in these incentive schemes, the transactions represent an opportunity to acquire ownership stakes in the company they work for. This can foster a stronger sense of commitment, motivation, and alignment with the company’s long-term goals.

Strategic Alignment

By leveraging these employee share incentive schemes, Old Mutual aligns the interests of its employees with those of its shareholders. This alignment is crucial for driving sustainable growth, enhancing performance, and fostering a culture of ownership and accountability within the organization.


Old Mutual’s recent dealings in securities on behalf of its employee share incentive schemes underscore the company’s commitment to empowering its workforce and fostering a culture of ownership and performance. These transactions, conducted in compliance with regulatory requirements, reflect strategic alignment and a forward-thinking approach to talent management and corporate governance. As Old Mutual continues to navigate the dynamic landscape of the financial services industry, its focus on incentivizing and rewarding employees remains a key pillar of its success.



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