Web Content Viewer (JSR 286)

Media
Centre

Keeping you up to date.

Media Releases

Momentum Metropolitan Holdings Limited (Momentum Metropolitan)

Latest Releases

Give a little, get a lot: Volunteering as a mental health panacea

Have you ever commended someone who regularly volunteers for charitable causes, only to be met with a suspiciously humble response such as, “Oh no, I get far more out of it than the cause I support!” The implication is that their actions – while perceived by others as selfless – are, in fact, self-motivated.

Spinach and skills-based volunteerism - what a leafy green veg can teach us about the power of the collective


Pivot. Adapt. Agility. Arguably this past year’s three most overused buzzwords - and, if the countless pandemic-era think pieces are to be believed, the key to flourishing in the ‘new normal’ (another COVID catchphrase.) Yet the truth is, we’re dizzy from all this pivoting.

Fighting hunger the Lesedi way



Momentum Metropolitan CSI Manager Charlene Lackay outlines the importance of giving back as individuals and how corporates like Momentum Metropolitan empower their employees to make it happen. In the initial stages of the lockdown in April 2020, 28% of South Africans were going to bed hungry.

All Releases

MMI Holdings leadership announced

Momentum and Metropolitan today announced the business structure and leadership team for MMI Holdings Limited (MMI), in the proposed merger between these two insurance-based financial services companies. After completing one of the most comprehensive due diligence processes in South African corporate history and gaining all the requisite regulatory approvals, MMI will form the third largest listed insurer in South Africa, with an embedded value of around R30 billion. The Group is set to list on the JSE Limited on 1 December 2010.

Read more


Metropolitan and Momentum merger unconditional

All the suspensive conditions to the transaction between FirstRand, Momentum and Metropolitan were fulfilled this week, paving the way for the creation of the merged entity, MMI Holdings.

Read more


Competition Tribunal reaches decision on Metropolitan/Momentum merger

The Competition Tribunal approved the proposed merger of Metropolitan and Momentum to form MMI Holdings, subject to certain employment-related conditions. MMI Holdings will be the third largest listed life assurer in South Africa.

Read more


Momentum/Metropolitan merger proceeds MMI Holdings created

FirstRand, Momentum and Metropolitan today announced that they have reached agreement on the final terms to proceed with the merger of Metropolitan and Momentum, which will create the third largest listed insurer in South Africa with an embedded value of around R30 billion.

Read more


FirstRand to unbundle merged entity to facilitate transaction and unlock value for shareholders

All the suspensive conditions to the transaction between FirstRand, Momentum and Metropolitan were fulfilled this week, paving the way for the creation of the merged entity, MMI Holdings.

Read more

Complementary Content