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Long Live Advice When we look at the long term industry, including financial, investment and retirement planning, we deal with long term uncertainties. You cannot change the reality for your clients when you’re dealing with…
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Africa on the move – Hogan Lovells returns in person for its 9th annual Africa Forum

“Post-pandemic recovery”. This remains one of the most popular phrases when considering Africa’s economic outlook in 2022, and indeed how commentators continue to frame regional analysis globally.  Global law firm Hogan Lovells has announced a…
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Sanlam’s Partnership With Allianz Could Strengthen Its Competitive Position In Africa

S&P Global Ratings S&P Global Ratings said that it believes South Africa-based insurer Sanlam’s plan to enter a joint venture with Allianz (core operating entities rated AA/Stable/A-1+) provides an opportunity for both groups to reinforce…
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Planning for the Professional

When it comes to financial planning, financial services, and investments and savings, clients are very different and their needs are different. Clients are different from segment to segment, but also from person to person, in…
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Insurtech Revolution Phase 2

What happened to the insurtech revolution? There was recently a big fall in the stock prices for the many of the larger and the more popular insurtechs. It was quite a trend where we saw…
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Shari'ah compliant medical scheme

Discovery Health Medical Scheme has introducing the first Shari’ah compliant medical scheme arrangement in South Africa following extensive collaboration and expert guidance from leading Islamic scholars. We caught up with Farzana Baba, Head of Health…
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Broker opportunities in Gap Cover

There is a lot of talk in the market about Gap Cover, but it is not always well understood. We caught up with Cura Administrators CEO, Rudolph Ackerman, to find out exactly what Gap cover is…
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More to guarantees than meet the eyes 

Lucien Mundie, General Manager, Guarantee Credit Suretyship at SGI Guarantee Acceptances and Contractors all Risk and Engineering, both divisions of Constantia Insurance Co Ltd, takes us through the importance of Insurance Guarantees in the construction…
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Needs-Matched Life Insurance in the Life Insurance Industry

We have seen quite a bit of activity in terms of claims over the last two years and as things start getting back to normal, people are going to start evaluating how they should be…
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Inflation in the insurance environment

The last five – 10 years in South Africa, we have had fairly well controlled inflation, both from a CPI perspective and in the short term insurance industry. The sudden rise in inflation that we…
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Partnership to innovate agriculture funding

Specialist lender Premium Finance Partners (PFP) has joined forces with agricultural credit facilitator Orbi Serve to provide an innovative funding model for direct inputs for row crop farmers that aims to advance on the current…
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Women in leadership round table: Episode one

We are excited to launch our Women in Leadership series, in partnership with Infiniti Insurance, where we will be talking about the issues of women in leadership in South Africa.This first Episode features Jackie Gallagher…
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AIE 2022 'Resurgence. Resilience. Revival: What to expect

The world has changed and it is now time to move forward more resilient than ever before. In the lead up to the 2022 African Insurance Exchange (AIE) conference taking place at Sun City in…
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The Focus is on adding value

Our Insurtech2022 conference highlighted the fact that the insurance industry has expanded its ecosystem significantly, bringing with it new complexities. Most companies are now starting to use external consultants as part of their IT project…
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Constantia Insurance’s remarkable turnaround

We have seen Constantia making waves, making lots of noise and getting things done. Constantia’s presence and visibility in the industry has increased quite considerably over the past two years and this momentum has resulted…
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Unique risks insuring mobile electronic equipment

Mobile electronic devices face various risks from damage to loss. These devices are also extremely popular with criminals because they can easily be sold. We caught up with John October, Operations Director at Admin Plus,…