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The Financial Services Board and the consumer

The Financial Services Board has been admirably busy protecting the consumer.  Recent regulations regarding disclosure and remuneration of intermediaries, the way insurers do business through intermediaries and the protection of policyholders from unexpected cancellation of…
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Roadworthiness takes a back seat

It is generally agreed that Spoornet has failed, with the result that road transport had to take up the gap left in transport. The trucking industry is under pressure due to increased competition which has…
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Subrogation Mauled

This is a matter of the small case which went horribly wrong. Subrogation was completely misunderstood. The insurers by way of a subrogated recovery instituted action in the Magistrate’s Court for R16 000-00 in respect…