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Why cyber security insurance is crucial for risk mitigation
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Why cyber security insurance is crucial for risk mitigation

2022-07-28 / Tau kaVodloza
Consistent saving is key for retirement - start today
Financial Planning

Consistent saving is key for retirement - start today

2022-07-28 / Sisanda Ndlovu
Reinsurance - 05-05-22 / Tau kaVodloza

Hannover Re generates quarterly profit of EUR264m

Along with the potential implications of the war in Ukraine, we faced numerous natural catastrophes and…

Reinsurance - 03-05-22 / Staff Writer

SCOR announces new collaboration with Onuu and partners

We built Onnu with Americans of modest means in mind, leveraging machine learning to help ensure people…

Reinsurance - 01-04-22 / Staff Writer

SCOR Syndicate appoints Marie Biggas as Active Underwriter

The intention is to build on two great consecutive results in 2020 and 2021 and continue delivering profitable…

Reinsurance - 22-03-22 / Staff Writer

Crop Insurance in India and Brazil: Keeping abreast of a changing climate

The impact of climate change on agriculture is relevant in both economic terms and in terms of food security.

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Financial Planning - 12-07-22 / Duty Editor

Busting the myths around Income Protection

Income Protection solves for what really matters: protecting yourself, your business, and your family…

Financial Planning - 11-07-22 / Staff Writer

South Africans only think about retirement saving later in life

Having a comfortable retirement or being in a position to live life the way you want, at a certain age…

Financial Planning - 08-07-22 / Belinda Sullivan

Belinda Sullivan | How to win at saving for retirement

Belinda Sullivan, head of corporate consulting strategy at Alexforbes explains how to increase retirement…

Financial Planning - 30-06-22 / Zuhair Allie

Zuhair Allie | Making sense of potentially confusing investment concepts

While putting your money at risk can be scary, it’s important to have some equity exposure as part of…

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Economy - 18-05-22 / Tau kaVodloza

SA's inflation rate remained unchanged at 5.90% in April 2022 Inbox: PSG

We remain watchful of the impact of fluctuations in inflation and interest rates on shares exposed to…

Economy - 10-05-22 / Kondi Nkosi

Higher inflation: what it means and how to survive it

In SA, consumer price inflation is currently 5.9% y/y (March 2022), and hasn’t been this high since 2017.…

Economy - 21-04-22 / Staff Writer

SA's core inflation momentum building: BNP Paribas SA

Commentary on South Africa's inflationary trajectory by Jeff Schultz, Senior Economist at BNP Paribas…

Economy - 05-04-22 / Staff Writer

Release of sixth assessment report on climate change mitigation welcomed

"This important report on mitigation emphasises the urgency of acting on mitigation, globally. For South…

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Regulatory News - 01-02-22 / Staff Writer

FSCA warns the public against FXT Trading Ltd

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) warns the public to be cautious and vigilant when dealing…

Regulatory News - 14-12-21 / By Aadil Patel

What employers and staff need to know during the 2nd Covid-19 holidays

Following a year of grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic, the new world of work, and COVID-19 vaccinations,…

Regulatory News - 01-12-21 / By Duty Editor

Lamola welcomes ramping of Cybercrimes Act

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has welcomed the coming into operation of certain…

Regulatory News - 23-11-21 / Staff Writer

FSCA warns the public against Invest Markets and 24Option.com

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) has today issued a warning to the public to be cautious…

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Employee Benefits - 03-05-22 / Staff Writer

Health insurance supports access to quality primary healthcare: Cox

When you consider the cost of an out-of-network GP visit in private practice – anywhere between R400-R600…

Employee Benefits - 01-04-22 / Staff Writer

Kimble Brokers join GCI to improve client delivery

GCI’s model made compelling sense because it will put the resources of a much larger group behind Kimble…

Employee Benefits - 03-03-22 / Staff Writer

Priced out of the medical aid market? Here are your options

Medical aids generally increase their rates by approximately 4% more than consumer inflation, resulting…

Employee Benefits - 17-02-22 / By Wendy Myers

The role of a securities portfolio in your holistic retirement plan

"Only 6% of South Africans retire comfortably. This is a sobering statistic and a stark reminder of the…

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Opinions / Columnists - 28-06-22 / Enid Lizamore

Enid Lizamore | Surviving and thriving in the new work paradigm

Ours is a culture that is attractive to talented young people in our field, because we are constantly…

Opinions / Columnists - 23-06-22 / Staff Writer

Rheinhardt Schnetler | Are your insurance partners innovative enough?

Client buildings are antiquated and adequate risk management processes for their infrastructure and business…

Opinions / Columnists - 13-06-22 / Viviene Pearson

Viviene Pearson | Increasing risks remain a concern for insurers

There is little doubt that in the last few years insurers have continued to battle increasing risks,…

Opinions / Columnists - 09-06-22 / Ronald Richman

Ronald Richman | Managing risk in an age of extreme weather

The risk sector in South Africa and around the world is struggling not only to find a way to calibrate…

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