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Fast tracking enterprise development

Sanlam today announced an enterprise development partnership with the Association of Savings and Investment South Africa (ASISA) aimed at investing in the sustainability of small and medium-sized enterprises in South Africa. This joint initiative also…
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RMB Structured Insurance launches new UMA

A new Underwriting Management Agency (UMA) has been added to the portfolio of RMB Structured Insurance Limited (RMBSI). The UMA will be known as Credit Insurance Solutions and will be specifically focussed on the needs of both domestic and export trade businesses.
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Woolworths aims to head into Africa

Woolworths (WHLJ.J), South Africa’s second-biggest retailer by value, aims to open 15 stores in sub-Saharan Africa, including in Kenya, Mauritius and Namibia, in two to three years, a senior company official said on Thursday.
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Tax Underwriting Managers to merge

In an exciting development, Qdos and TaxRadar, South Africa’s leading tax insurance Underwriting Managers, are to merge under the Hollard Insurance banner. The merged UMA, which has yet to be named, will market Tax Insurance to the personal and business insurance consumer.
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The JSE transforms its brand identity

From the outset the JSE wanted the new brand to have meaning rather than just being a superficial make-over. The choice of black gives the brand a bold identity while the green symbolises growth and prosperity. The stacked lines or links in both the logo and other elements of the visual identity illustrate the JSE’s role as a secure platform for growth.
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Investing in partnership

New National Assurance Company (NNAC) has taken a significant equity stake in its exclusive administrator, AC&E Engineering Underwriting Managers, in an all-cash deal. The deal has cemented the close ties between the two companies. As part of the terms of sale, NNAC will be entitled to board representation. Anne-Marie Fourie will continue to be the managing director of AC&E, and Kalim Rajab of NNAC will assume the chairmanship role.