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Momentum Health placed second in TopBrands survey
Momentum Health placed second in TopBrands survey

Momentum Health's client-centric approach largely contributed to South African consumers placing it second in the Sunday Times TopBrands survey...

28 Aug 2015 09:20

Favourable claims environment supports Santam's underwriting results
Favourable claims environment supports Santam's underwriting results

Short-term insurer Santam reported strong underwriting results for the six months that ended 30 June 2015, with a net underwriting margin of 8.9%...

28 Aug 2015 08:54



E-learning platform offers understanding of Employment Practices Liability
E-learning platform offers understanding of Employment Practices Liability

Camargue has launched an Employment Practices Liability (EPL) module online that offers brokers and understanding of EPL, the risks and a grasp of unfair labour practices and key exclusions...

24 Aug 2015 13:26

Toeing the line on tow truck assistance
Toeing the line on tow truck assistance

Having your car towed can be a very negative experience if you end up dealing with a dubious tow truck company...

24 Aug 2015 09:42

Insurers must explore broker and digital distribution channels
Insurers must explore broker and digital distribution channels

Commercial insurers are starting to focus on brokers at the more profitable end of the market...

20 Aug 2015 07:14

Click n Compare taking on Africa
Click n Compare taking on Africa

After a very successful year with a strong month on month growth of 40%, South African Comparison website, Click n Compare...

19 Aug 2015 12:00

Collective Dynamics scores with new ODDS data scoring model - Collective Dynamics
Collective Dynamics scores with new ODDS data scoring model

Collective Dynamics Administration, a leader in the direct marketing of simple insurance products and administration, has announced the launch of their new data scoring tool - ODDS.

Issued by Collective Dynamics 18 Aug 2015 08:58

Transport industry concerned about high risk of vehicle ownership
Transport industry concerned about high risk of vehicle ownership

Leaders in the motor and transport industry have come out in solidarity against the cumulative high risk of vehicle ownership, highlighting the sea change required from the motor insurance industry...

14 Aug 2015 14:05

Lack of security measures could render your insurance null and void - Hippo.co.za
Lack of security measures could render your insurance null and void

Are you aware of the security measures - which can often be found in the fine print of your insurance documents - that could render your insurance null and void should you fail to adhere to them?...

Issued by Hippo.co.za 13 Aug 2015 13:35

Lewis Group rejects bad practices claims
Lewis Group rejects bad practices claims

Lewis Group on Friday rejected claims of bad practices involving two of its subsidiaries...

By Andries Mahlangu 11 Aug 2015 10:15

Cancer and heart disease: leading causes of insurance claims
Cancer and heart disease: leading causes of insurance claims

It's no secret that our modern day lifestyles are bad for our health and statistics released by Hollard Life seem to confirm this...

28 Jul 2015 07:55

Mistakes that could leave consumers underinsured
Mistakes that could leave consumers underinsured

One of the biggest insurance mistakes that consumers often make is not understanding the critical difference between market and insurance replacement values of their insured possessions...

28 Jul 2015 07:46

Hollard ad campaign features photos by staff members
Hollard ad campaign features photos by staff members

Hollard Insurance has tapped into the photo-focused social media app, Instagram, with its latest street pole campaign...

21 Jul 2015 09:12

Choosing an insurer for your business: What to consider
Choosing an insurer for your business: What to consider

Much like car insurance, business insurance companies are a dime a dozen...

By Sophie Baker 20 Jul 2015 12:35

More people are comparing and switching insurers online - Hippo.co.za
More people are comparing and switching insurers online

Recent research conducted by Hippo.co.za shows that 60% of South Africans have changed insurers, 51% of whom have done so in the last two years. Almost half of the 51% have the same underwriting conditions as they had with their previous insurers...

Issued by Hippo.co.za 17 Jul 2015 11:31

Why you need disability cover
Why you need disability cover

Think you're too young for disability cover? Think again...

16 Jul 2015 07:42

New insurance firm launched
New insurance firm launched

Clive Sussman has launched a new insurance broking firm, Insure Corp...

15 Jul 2015 12:06

MiWay insurance now available to brokers
MiWay insurance now available to brokers

MiWay is providing access to perhaps the most innovative portfolio available in the market today and allowing intermediaries around the country to broaden service offerings to customers...

14 Jul 2015 13:49

Uber taxi service poses new liability challenges
Uber taxi service poses new liability challenges

Questions around passenger liability have been raised when making use of Uber, the real-time cab sharing application and taxi service...

13 Jul 2015 13:11

Higher interest rates could leave consumers more vulnerable
Higher interest rates could leave consumers more vulnerable

An increase in America's interest rates later this year can have a negative effect on the local economy...

8 Jul 2015 09:42

Killing two birds with one stone
Killing two birds with one stone

In securing the Above the Line (ATL) business of a client in Africa, and a major local client, Switch has a launched itself squarely into the advertising space...

By Danette Breitenbach 2 Jul 2015 14:18

Short-term insurance customers less satisfied
Short-term insurance customers less satisfied

Customer satisfaction in the short-term insurance industry showed a decline for the second year in a row...

2 Jul 2015 13:17

A Different Life 'insures' customers feel good
A Different Life 'insures' customers feel good

A life insurance company that is making its customers feel good by doing good...

1 Jul 2015 15:06

Importance of SASRIA cover for civil unrest
Importance of SASRIA cover for civil unrest

The staggering number of service delivery protests in South Africa and the violent attacks against foreign nationals in KwaZulu-Natal and Johannesburg, have left residents shaken and concerned about their safety and their property...

29 Jun 2015 16:45

Embracing Change - a key theme ahead of FPI Professionals Convention
Embracing Change - a key theme ahead of FPI Professionals Convention

The Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI) will be hosting its annual FPI Professionals Convention that will see a number of experts gathering to discuss ways to advance the financial planning profession whilst ensuring quality service...

22 Jun 2015 07:44

Next generation of insurance talent
Next generation of insurance talent

The insurance industry is on the cusp of a talent crisis as its workforce continues to "gray"...

20 Jun 2015 11:48

OESAI to host conference in Mauritius
OESAI to host conference in Mauritius

The Organisation of Eastern and Southern Africa Insurers (OESAI) will be holding its 38th Annual Conference in Mauritius from the 23-26 August 2015...

19 Jun 2015 15:36

Recruiting outdoors, where everyone's attention is up for grabs
Recruiting outdoors, where everyone's attention is up for grabs

Billboards exist for many reasons - driver distraction, consumer attraction and advertiser satisfaction. King Price got all three when it erected a clever recruitment ad right outside a competitor's offices...

By Leigh Andrews 19 Jun 2015 06:00

How easy is it to change/switch insurers? - Hippo.co.za
How easy is it to change/switch insurers?

"To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often." ~ Winston Churchill. But is change really that easy? Why are people often reluctant to change especially when it comes to service providers?...

Issued by Hippo.co.za 12 Jun 2015 13:08

Bidvest Insurance partners with Compendium
Bidvest Insurance partners with Compendium

Bidvest Insurance Group's recent partnership with Compendium Insurance Group will position both companies for significant growth...

11 Jun 2015 09:08

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