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Zurich earnings soar

2010-12-10 12:08

Johannesburg - Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Limited [JSE:ZSA] advised on Friday that basic earnings per share (EPS) and headline earnings per share (Heps) for the year ended December 31 2010 are likely to be more than 20% higher than the previous year.

"A range cannot be accurately estimated at this stage and shareholders are advised that a further trading statement will be issued in due course to provide earnings forecast ranges for EPS and Heps as required by the JSE listings requirements," the company said in a trading update.