Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Improving the customer experience in the commercial insurance industry - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] In many ways, the idea of improving the customer experience is something of a holy grail in the commercial insurance industry...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Cancer still tops insurance claims list

Henk Meintjes, head of risk product development, Liberty
Henk Meintjes, head of risk product development, Liberty
[Nicci Botha] An increase in cancer-related insurance claims might not necessarily be a bad thing...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
What you should know before buying life insurance online - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] The idea of life insurance has been around for decades, but thanks to the Internet, it's taken on a new look that has changed the way that we compare and purchase life insurance...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
Branson launches Virgin's revamped insurance offering

Branson launches Virgin's revamped insurance offering[Nicci Botha] Not exactly known for his shy and retiring demeanour, Sir Richard Branson made an entrance for the launch of Virgin Money's new insurance product...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Why business insurance must be reviewed every year - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] You've read all the articles, you've reviewed all the available policies, and you've done the smart thing and acquired business insurance. You're good to go, right? Not so fast...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Nick Paul
SOUTH AFRICA
How South African insurers are missing the Facebook boat

How South African insurers are missing the Facebook boat
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[Nick Paul] In the digital world, the insurance industry enjoys some of the most expensive marketing costs, particularly when it comes to SEM channels like Adwords...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
Counting the cost of #FeesMustFall and other protests

Counting the cost of #FeesMustFall and other protests
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[Sharon Snell] The 39% increase in the severity of insurance claims is directly attributable to increases in service delivery and student unrest...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
US insurer ordered to defend prescription drug lawsuit

US insurer ordered to defend prescription drug lawsuit
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[Sharon Snell] Lawsuits by US states to hold pharmaceutical companies liable for their costs of dealing with prescription drug abuse is on the rise...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
Court rules: collateral lies do not invalidate an insurance claim

Court rules: collateral lies do not invalidate an insurance claim
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[Sharon Snell] In a ground-breaking, the UK Supreme Court has ruled that collateral lies do not invalidate an insurance claim...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
The future of underwriting: Innovation and Africa

The future of underwriting: Innovation and Africa[Nicci Botha] To survive, the insurance industry needs to become much more innovative and Africa is the future for growth, particularly in the energy sector...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Insurance could balance the legal scales

Insurance could balance the legal scales
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[Sharon Snell] There is a famous saying: If you have the law, hammer the law. If you have the facts, hammer the facts. If you have neither the law nor the facts, hammer the table...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
Driverless cars on a collision course with insurance

Driverless cars on a collision course with insurance
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[Sharon Snell] With the prediction that AVs will be available commercially by 2020 - liability for the actions of these vehicles is receiving the attention of insurers...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
#Africa Month: Marrying money and media campaigns

Nicci Botha[Nicci Botha] The problem nowadays is that technology has created a netherworld, where the clearly defined borders between industries have become irreparably blurred... In a good way...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
[Case files] A curious case of arson

[Case files] A curious case of arson
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[Sharon Snell] There is nothing more frustrating for an insurer than having a suspicion of insurance fraud, but not having sufficient evidence to prove it...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Alvin Carver
SOUTH AFRICA
Engineering the risk

Engineering the risk
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[Alvin Carver] Large engineering projects are characterised by substantial irreversible commitments, skewed reward structures when succesful, and high probabilities of failure...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Nicci Botha
SOUTH AFRICA
#BrandManagerMonth: 1Life to live

Rick Rupping, head of marketing, Matt Arnold, brand manager, Brina Sieber, digital strategist and Grant Malherbe-Stroud, media manager
Rick Rupping, head of marketing, Matt Arnold, brand manager, Brina Sieber, digital strategist and Grant Malherbe-Stroud, media manager
[Nicci Botha] Let's face it, nobody wants to face their own mortality, which is why selling life insurance can be an interesting challenge...

Posted 3 years ago | Like (1)
Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Ways to find a great insurance agency - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] With so many companies all offering the same services, finding the right insurance agency can be time-consuming and difficult. Here are some practical ways you can find the right agency...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Sophie Baker
SOUTH AFRICA
Choosing an insurer for your business: What to consider

Choosing an insurer for your business: What to consider[Sophie Baker] Much like car insurance, business insurance companies are a dime a dozen...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Graham Turnbull
SOUTH AFRICA
[Money Matters] How to avoid that penalty on your RA

Graham Turnbull[Graham Turnbull] We invest in a retirement annuity to ensure we can live comfortably in retirement - but what happens when a penalty promises to take a massive chunk out of your savings?

Posted 5 years ago | Like
Dr Tracy Dunbar
SOUTH AFRICA
Moving to a new era of fraud prevention

Dr Tracy Dunbar[Dr Tracy Dunbar] While insurance companies have used tried and tested techniques for fraud detection for decades, high performance analytics now allows them to become proactive in identifying fraud before it happens.

Posted 5 years ago | Like