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Companies / 16-05-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Zurich reports strong growth for 2024 Q1

"Ongoing growth in both our P&C and Life portfolios, combined with improved margins in Retail P&C, confirms the strength of our diversified business model. Farmers continues to show impressive results with Farmers Management Services reaching…

Companies / 17-04-24 / Staff Writer

Zurich shareholders approve all Board proposals at AGM

The shareholders of Zurich Insurance Group Ltd (Zurich) confirms Michel M. Liès as Chairman of the Board of Directors (Board) at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on the 10th of April 2024.

Companies / 28-03-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Here are the topics for the 2024 AIE Conference

“We are delighted to announce that the conference topics have been finalised! We are very happy with the breadth of content and look forward to the depth that will be added by our carefully curated speakers,” says Thokozile Mahlangu, CEO of…

Companies / 28-03-24 / Chris Smit

Lloyd’s reports outstanding performance in 2023 results

"We'll continue working with our market to deliver consistent profitable performance through disciplined underwriting – enhancing the value, relevance and long term sustainability of Lloyd's," says John Neal, CEO of Lloyd's.

Companies / 28-03-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Momentum Metropolitan continues to deliver robust earnings

“Our business model of empowered, accountable businesses has again demonstrated its resilience and agility, enabling the Group to continue to report robust earnings and solid financial results while withstanding the challenging operating environment,”…

Companies / 28-02-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Zurich posts record profit in first year of its 2023/25 financial cycle

"We delivered record returns in 2023, well ahead of all targets for 2023-2025, with particularly strong growth in P&C and Life and highly effective management actions at the Farmers Exchanges. I expect this positive momentum to continue and…

Companies / 28-02-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Allianz achieves record operating profit and shareholders' core net income

"In the coming year, we will continue to focus on unlocking the benefits of our scale to further increase our productivity, and on converting our excellent customer experience into profitable customer growth," says Oliver Bäte, Chief Executive…

Companies / 22-02-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Attending the AIE Conference 2024? Here're more details

"The conference will be held on 21-24 July at Sun City or via web link. As always, the line-up of speakers, panellists, exhibitors, entertainment and networking opportunities will be exceptional, with a few special surprises in store to commemorate…

Companies / 14-02-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Momentum Metropolitan appoints nine top agencies to amplify collective impact

"I am confident that through these partnerships, we are poised to elevate our brand presence and credibility, spark impactful conversations and engage our target audiences on a deeper level," says Nontokozo Madonsela, Group Chief Marketing Officer…

Companies / 08-02-24 / Chris Smit

Cape business people rally behind power-saving campaign

"Generally speaking, energy conservation saves money in the long run. If money does need to be spent upfront, it will mostly create a return on the investment, especially if you consider where electricity prices are and are going to. Income…

Companies / 08-02-24 / Anton Visser

Anton Visser | 3 ways to maximise the skills development component of your B-BBEE scorecard

"Skills Development is one of the scorecard's most critical and rewarding elements, contributing at least 25 points. But it’s not always easy to achieve these targets, especially if you lack the time, resources, or knowledge to implement," says…

Companies / 17-01-24 / Tommy Jackson

Maserati appoints Hamdy Elshantoury as new Head of Overseas business

"We are pleased to begin the year with the announcement of a new global region and the appointment of Hamdy Elshantoury as its head. Maserati operates in more than 70 markets around the world and the creation of a fifth region confirms the intention…

Companies / 24-11-23 / Tau kaVodloza

Mitigating corporate risk of widespread software dependency

Escrowsure's Executive Risk Consultant, Guy Krige unpacks more detail on the crucial role of escrow when it comes to the repercussions of software supplier insolvency, supplier breaches of license obligations, or the acquisition of a software…

Companies / 27-10-23 / Tau kaVodloza

BlackRock Study: Global insurers adapting to the new market regime

“This year’s Global Insurance Report comes in the second post-Covid year, amid five structural mega forces affecting the macro-outlook: the aging population; the transition to a low-carbon economy; global fragmentation; the changing roles of…