Glitch 'wiped out' Discovery Bank clients' balances to R0.00

2020-01-07 11:07

A "limited number" of Discovery Bank clients were affected on Friday evening.

Discovery to launch new international business headed by Broomberg

2019-12-02 18:16

Discovery Health – the country's largest administrator of medical schemes – is establishing an international business to cash in on the rising demand for health insurance.

Discovery Health won't challenge Health Market Inquiry findings, says CEO

2019-10-04 13:24

Discovery Health's CEO says the company will not appeal the findings of the five-year probe into private healthcare carried out by the Competition Commission.

Thabo Mbeki Foundation unveils report to prepare schoolkids for 4IR

2019-09-08 13:24

The report was unveiled at an event organised by Discovery Business Insurance and entrepreneurship learning platform Heavy Chef in Cape Town on Thursday evening. The report includes 50 schools across the country where digital learning solutions were piloted.

Discovery Joint Venture tops in 2019 SAPOA awards

2019-07-12 13:03

The winners of the 2019 SAPOA Property Development Awards for Innovative Excellence were announced at the recent SAPOA Convention & Property Exhibition.

The C-section rate among Discovery members is now up to three times higher than at American celebrity hospitals - here's why

2019-04-20 06:52

Doctors are scared of legal claims, so natural births are becoming a rarity.

ANALYSIS: Can Discovery Bank break SA’s 'I want it now' culture?

2019-03-26 09:54

Capitec shook up South Africa’s staid and conservative banking culture with the revolutionary premise that banks existed primarily to serve their customers, not their shareholders.

Discovery Vitality is starting to demand that you tag out of gyms as well as into them – to stop fake, no-exercise visits

2019-01-16 16:19

It is not clear how long Discovery will require users to spend in the gym, or when the cheating-checking system will be fully implemented.

FirstRand takes a leaf from Amazon's book to capture consumers

2018-12-10 08:54

FirstRand is emulating with a digital offering that will span everything from insurance, car license renewals to locating plumbing services as the South African bank chases new revenue sources.

Solidarity 'disappointed' after meeting with Discovery over empowerment shares

2018-11-26 20:45

Trade Union Solidarity says Discovery has rejected its plea to reconsider its 10% share allocation to black people, in the new bank launched by the health and financial services giant this month.


Discovery's Adrian Gore: We can grow health insurance business abroad

2019-12-07 15:12

Discovery Group CEO Adrian Gore says its three health businesses have made progress, and there are major growth opportunities for health insurance.

Discovery Channel open to more DStv subscribers this month

2019-10-12 11:20

DStv Compact and Compact Plus subscribers are in for a big treat this month as Discovery Channel (DStv 121) has an open window allowing them to access the channel.

More medical scheme pain: Bonitas joins Discovery with hefty price hike

2019-09-18 17:56

On average, monthly contributions for Bonitas will increase by 9.9%.

HGTV’s 'Flip or Flop' star Tarek El Moussa has help for your house

2019-08-01 07:50

Tarek El Moussa is the presenter of 'Flip or Flop' on the HGTV Channel (DStv 177) that recently launched in South Africa, and he loves some "demo" work – nope, not "demonstration" but demolition".

These were the biggest hospital claims Discovery paid last year

2019-04-15 13:47

Discovery Health Medical Scheme (DHMS) released a new report that tracked member claims over the year to end-September last year.

Businesses are edgy, there’s lots of confusion- Discovery CFO on load shedding

2019-02-13 09:45

Discovery Health chief financial officer (CFO) Brett Tromp said there was no warning or briefing about the latest round of load shedding and businesses are "edgy" to find out just how bad the situation is.

We compared fuel rewards programmes – and one saves you up to R7 per litre of petrol

2019-01-11 06:06

Discovery Insure offered the highest saving at a possible 50% back per litre of fuel. Here is how other loyalty schemes compare.

HSBC's Mark Tucker appointed chair of Discovery

2018-12-06 16:39

Discovery's non-executive chairperson and director Monty Hilkowitz will be retiring, with chair of European bank HSBC and former head of insurer AIA Mark Tucker taking over, the company announced on Thursday.

Ferial Haffajee: Can Adrian Gore disrupt the banks this time?

2018-11-16 07:30

Is Adrian Gore about to do to banking what he did to medical aid? asks Ferial Haffajee.

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