Yahoo breach highlights the need for cyber insurance
Yahoo breach highlights the need for cyber insurance

The cyber attack on Yahoo.com's email servers in 2014 put at least 500m of their users' personal information at risk, and highlights the liability companies face in keeping this kind of information safe.

2 days ago

Insurance matters: Why you need to review your insurance policy in the last quarter
Insurance matters: Why you need to review your insurance policy in the last quarter

When it comes to owning a car, there are a few elements that you need to take into consideration - from finance to insurance. Not only do these elements ensure that you are able to afford, maintain and care for your vehicle, but they also offer up reassurance in the form of a safety net.

Issued by MiWay 26 Sep 2016

IRBA announces MAFR timeline
IRBA announces MAFR timeline

The investor and public participation process around the new requirements for mandatory audit firm rotation (MAFR) will open on October 25. The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) has confirmed that when it will issue the proposed new requirements, and written responses must be submitted by interested and affected parties (IAPs) by the closing date of December 24.

26 Sep 2016

US insurer ordered to defend prescription drug lawsuit
US insurer ordered to defend prescription drug lawsuit

Lawsuits by US states to hold pharmaceutical companies liable for the costs of dealing with prescription drug abuse is on the rise. There is a heavy social cost associated with addiction and it is estimated that the costs of the non-medical use of prescription drugs alone was more than $53bn annually in the US. These costs are funded from the fiscus.

By Sharon Snell 26 Sep 2016