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Paul Pryor

Global Insurers Pulling Out of Coal Mining

  With rising concerns about global warming and a push toward ethical underwriting, mining companies operating in today’s landscape are facing a unique set of insurance challenges. (more…)

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Clayton Ellary, JHB Commercial Branch Manager at Aon South Africa.

Golf insurance – complete cover from tee to green to 19th hole

South Africa is host to many luxurious golf courses that not only provide a much-loved recreational reprieve for enthusiasts of the beautiful game but are popular with home owners looking to live in a safe, secure and aesthetically beautiful environment.  With so many role players, the matters of risk, liability and insurance on the golf course […]

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Michael Ferendinos, Enterprise Risk Business Unit Head at Aon South Africa.

Mature companies need more than insurance to manage risk

Risk management is perceived by most people as simply buying insurance. As a result, many companies take out insurance assuming they will be protected from the risks that they face, which is a rapidly eroding model that doesn’t take stock of risks that are in fact only partially or completely uninsurable. (more…)

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Old Mutual Insure introduces cutting-edge innovations to improve customer experience

Old Mutual Insure does not take customer experience lightly – we believe in doing great things! the company is constantly looking for innovative ways to delight its customers. Being the oldest short-term insurer in South Africa, Old Mutual Insure is acutely aware of the importance of attracting new customers and retaining existing ones. (more…)

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Gaining Momentum through Energised New Campaign

Momentum has unveiled its new brand campaign, designed to engage with their market through a message which resonates with individuals and financial advisers alike. (more…)

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Gareth Beaver, CEO of SHA

Covering employees for injury key to ensuring better workplace safety

Parliament has recently called for employers to ensure that they comply with health and safety regulations, and a number of recent high-profile incidents have prompted the Department of Labour to call for more serious fines to deal with companies that do not comply with health and safety regulations. (more…)

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Bridget Mokwena-Halala

How to plan a funeral and save money

By Bridget Mokwena-Halala: Chief Executive Officer, Assupol Life.  According to a study done by FinMark in 2017, 55% of the South African adult population have funeral cover. This stems from a long-standing cultural belief that a person should get a dignified funeral. The cost of a funeral could range from anywhere between R6 000 and R80 000, […]

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Brad Toerien, CEO, FMI

Mind The Gap

According to the most recent ASISA gap study, South Africans are dangerously under-insured with only 47% of the life cover they’ll need, and only 45% of the disability cover they’ll need. However, when you look a little closer, a further problem emerges – the vast majority of disability cover sold are lump sum benefits (77%) […]

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