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Centriq appoints FirstProp as underwriter
Centriq appoints FirstProp as underwriter

First Property Acceptances (FPA) has been appointed as an underwriting management agency (UMA) for Centriq Insurance. "Changes to the regulatory environment have placed intense pressure on UMAs to re-evaluate long-standing business practices. Therefore, we welcome the opportunity to re-establish our...

Zurich SA partners Auto Trade Underwriting Managers
Zurich SA partners Auto Trade Underwriting Managers

Short-term insurance company Zurich South Africa has formed a strategic partnership with Auto Trade Underwriting Managers. "This transaction is an exciting opportunity for Zurich. Auto Trade has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the sector. The partnership is expected to present exciting...

2014 Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry deadline extended

The Print and Digital Media South Africa (PDMSA) has announced that the 2014 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry submission deadline has been extended to Friday, 21 February 2014. For competition details and to access the press kit, visit www.pdmsa.org.za or contact Malesedi on...

Absa the leading retail bank in survey
Absa the leading retail bank in survey

Absa has been voted the leading retail bank in the 2012 TGI Icon Brands survey, while Absa idirect was voted the leading short-term insurer. The TGI Icon Brands survey is a special measure of how consumers feel about brands in South Africa and looks for quintessential brands that fly the South...

Two insurance offerings from Nashua Mobile

Nashua Mobile has introduced two new insurance offerings. These are credit protector insurance for cellular contract subscribers and a new tablet insurance offering. Credit Protector covers customers against paying telecommunications contract expenses in the event of death, permanent disability,...

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