Alexander Forbes appoints new CEO

2018-10-01 11:02

Shares in the financial services provider rose in early trade after it announced it had terminated the services of CEO Andrew Darfoor.

Alexander Forbes fires CEO over a 'loss of confidence and trust'

2018-09-25 09:27

Shares in the financial services provider rose in early trade after it announced it had terminated the services of CEO Andrew Darfoor.

Marine deal to unlock expansion for Hollard

2018-09-09 06:19

Insurance giant Hollard is looking to accelerate its expansion plans in more African countries following the announcement of its R5 billion share sale to Japanese insurer Tokio Marine.

Why you may not be insured for a major financial risk

2018-08-21 21:38

You are nine times more likely to have a temporary disability than to have your car stolen or hijacked in South Africa – but most people don't believe they are at risk and are under-insured, a survey has found.

Online insurance company connects with younger generation

2018-07-30 13:46

Digital start-up Indie, a division of Sanlam Life Insurance, is making insurance more accessible to the masses.

How much is life insurance really costing you?

2018-07-17 16:02

In tough economic times, most South Africans are looking to reign in their spending and cut back on unnecessary costs as far as possible.

British banks face potential rise in loan insurance claims

2018-07-04 10:36

UK banks face the prospect of having to put more money aside to compensate customers for improperly sold loan insurance.

WATCH: 10 easy steps to cheaper car insurance

2018-06-18 07:00

Car insurance can be incredibly expensive but if you're savvy with your shopping, it doesn't have to be. Here are ten quick steps to guide you on how to save some of your hard-earned Rands.

Critical questions to ask when choosing vehicle insurance

2018-06-04 10:59

Motorists often choose insurance based on the lowest premiums, rather than understanding the benefits and disadvantages of what they are considering buying, says the Automobile Association.

Here's how Capitec's new funeral insurance compares to two major competitors – and it is a disruptor again

2018-05-30 07:15

Capitec disrupted banking with its low fees. It just went into funeral cover – and its offering compares very well with the competition.


Protests keep Sasria in business as insurance profits nearly double

2018-09-26 13:06

In Sasria's 2018 integrated report, managing director Cedric Masondo said the gross written insurance premiums of the company increased by 8.2% to R1.9bn.

How climate change could be driving up your insurance premiums

2018-09-23 18:45

Extreme weather patterns don't just hit your pocket when disaster strikes. They drive up the cost of insurance, affecting the entire industry and consumers too.

Auto & General says its right-wing partner’s attack on MiWay’s CEO ‘has nothing to do with us’

2018-08-23 09:19

Solidarity and AfriForum are trying to secure 20,000 new policies for the insurer VirSeker.

3 types of intent that affect your car insurance claim

2018-08-16 17:44

An insurer may decide that a seemingly negligent driver actually acted with intent and should therefore not be covered, cautions an expert.

This new insurance policy for wealthy South Africans includes cover for Bitcoin theft and self-driving car accidents

2018-07-21 09:35

Old Mutual's insurance for rich South Africans will include cover against cryptocurrency theft, self-driving cars and art among others.

Do I really need to get cellphone insurance?

2018-07-09 08:56

Here’s why you do and how to go about getting it.

New Insurance Act to come into effect - Treasury

2018-06-26 18:06

The new Insurance Act of 2017 will come into effect on July 1, says Treasury.

Two reasons why insurers don't pay out claims and how to avoid them

2018-06-06 21:50

An insurer warns that to avoid being denied a claim payout, you need to ensure that your insurance policy is valid.

Innovative drone insurance launched

2018-05-30 18:54

Briisk Limited has provided the technology to launch South Africa’s first fully digital drone insurance.

Bank looking for beneficiaries of R160m unclaimed policies

2018-05-29 10:44

A major SA bank has identified over R160m worth of unclaimed policies on its books and is trying to trace the beneficiaries.

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