Short-term insurer to be liquidated

2016-10-20 18:40

A high court in Johannesburg has granted the application to have short-term insurer SaXum Insurance Limited placed under final liquidation.

Discovery launches Vitality in Canada

2016-09-30 10:26

Discovery has launched Manulife Vitality, its Vitality offering in Canada, as part of its stratetgy to expand the group's Global Vitality Network.

Rights-conscious consumers turn to Fais ombud in droves

2016-09-28 15:35

The Office of the Fais Ombud received more than 4 000 legitimate complaints in the last financial year as more South Africans become aware of their rights.

MTN in micro-insurance play with MMI

2016-09-07 11:08

African mobile network MTN Group and insurance-based financial services player MMI Holdings have inked a tie-up.

Why it's important to declare hazardous hobbies to your insurer

Sanlam medical adviser Dr. Jack van Zyl discusses dangerous hobbies, and how they can impact your insurance claim. Watch.

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60% of South Africans are underinsured, are you?

60% of South Africans are underinsured, Sanlam Risk segment manager, Kenosi Magosha unpacks what questions you should be asking your employer.

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Brexit's impact on Africa's insurance sector

2016-07-28 19:18

Brexit may present opportunities for the insurance sector in Africa.

Trevor Manuel: Firms do too little for transformation

2016-07-25 19:15

Firms are key in driving transformation across society and should take more responsibility to educate and impart values in workers, says Trevor Manuel.

Car crashes, suicide top unnatural death claims - Discovery

2016-07-22 16:17

SA has one of the world's highest car accident rates and Discovery Life says the majority of life claims it paid out in 2015 for unnatural deaths related to car crashes.

Retail vs market value of pre-owned vehicle

2016-07-14 17:12

As the SA economy continues to bite, consumers are turning to the second-hand vehicle market as an option with more variety when it comes to purchasing a vehicle.


Brexit could take 10 years - expert

2016-10-02 18:07

Brexit may not conclude within the next two years and some experts even predict that Brexit could take 10 years to conclude.

5 tips for financial spring-cleaning

2016-09-29 17:39

The equinox on 22 September marked the start of spring in South Africa. What better time than now to undertake a bit of financial spring-cleaning?

Insurance claims: Know the 'no-claim bonus' fine print

2016-09-14 10:09

The ‘no-claims bonus’ often look attractive to consumers - provided they make no claim against their policy for a specified period of time.

Women are less of an accident risk, stats reveal

2016-08-31 06:57

Men have fewer car accidents than women, but the damage caused is more severe than accidents where women are involved, Alexander Forbes Insurance statistics reveals.

Occupational risk versus hazardous hobbies

Sanlam medical adviser Dr. Jack van Zyl discusses dangerous hobbies, and how they can impact your insurance claim. Watch.

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Bidvest Insurance expands with new acquisitions

2016-08-10 19:13

Bidvest Insurance Group has acquired a life insurance underwriting manager specialising in income protection and a pension and provident fund administrator.

2016 to be a tough year for insurers

2016-07-26 17:11

KPMG has released its survey on the insurance industry, and although adequate financial results have been reported for 2015, it is uncertain that the trend will continue in 2016.

Insurance sector vital for sustainable economy - Treasury

2016-07-25 17:58

The insurance sector plays a critical part in supporting a sustainable economy, says Dr Reshma Sheoraj, director of insurance in the financial sector policy unit at Treasury.

How to save on your insurance premium

2016-07-17 19:17

There are simple things one can do to bring down insurance premiums, which can result in long-term saving benefits.

Small SUVs perform poorly in headlight tests - Insurance industry

2016-07-12 10:05

Small SUVs perform poorly in new headlight tests by the insurance industry, reports the US Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

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