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Engineering and Construction opportunities

COVER chatted with Kobus van Niekerk, senior underwriter at Consort Technical underwriting to get an overview of Consort Technical Underwriting and to find out where they fit in the Short-Term environment. Engineering and construction insurance…
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The link between the big 4 illnesses and the pandemic

Old Mutual announced that it paid R14 billion in risk cover claims in 2020. The pay-out included underwritten, non-underwritten and corporate claims and represented a year-on-year increase of 24%. On releasing its claims statistics for 2020, the…
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Commercial Crime trends

Commercial Crime losses are very much economically driven, so with the turbulent market that we have been facing the last few years, it would make sense to see a change in the Commercial crime trends….
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Gearing up for IFRS 17

IFRS 17 transforms the accounting processes for insurers across 100 countries, and applies a new set of standards, calculations, and criteria to insurers’ financial reporting. Insurers across the continent are preparing to transition from current…
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Talking Tech with Tavio Roxo

Technological advances in recent years have completely shifted the way insurance eco-systems operate. These systems can bring together insurers and UMAs in ways that weren’t possible before, giving them a whole new scope of opportunities….