• IISA2014 Lights camera
    By Brent Munnik
    Themba Baolyi   Bob Dee Paul Jardine John Sibanda Volker Von Widdern Daniel Putra Tonderai Chirengwa Anton Swanepoel Cedric Masondo Dziki Nganunu Adrian Gore Sherylle Calder Raimund Snyders Stephen Cross Peter Todd Simon Colman Valerie Hayter Christelle Fourie Delphine Maidou, Simon Chikumbu & Corneille Karekezi  
    August 22, 2014 Read More
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    By Ivor Van Rensburg, IT Public Relations
    SilverBridge, a financial services application solutions provider, has introduced an integrated workflow component to its world-class life assurance administration platform. Exergy NodeWalker is creating hype in the industry, helping insurance companies achieve better results in these tough economic conditions.
    August 22, 2014 Read More
  • Chairs on a beach
    By Yusuf Nanabhay, Head of Product Development at Momentum FundsAtWork.
    South Africans’ dreams of a comfortable retirement face a gloomy reality. Research shows only 6% of South Africans will afford to retire comfortably. About 85% of retirement fund members believe they have insufficient capital to retire, while 46% think they will not be able to retire at all.
    August 22, 2014 Read More
  • Business man with briefcase
    By Eric Dom, Underwriting Manager Liabilities, Global Casualty, AIG South Africa Limited
    It’s a simple question which can have a complex answer – and finding that answer depends on a thorough product safety risk assessment process. Product safety legislation varies from country to country around the world, but there is one overriding commonality: when products are introduced into markets, they must be designed and produced so that they are safe to use.
    August 22, 2014 Read More
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By Tony van Niekerk
Peter Hewitt was named the top Financial Planner for 2014 at this year’s FPI Professionals Convention. COVER’s editor, Tony van Niekerk, spoke to Peter and the two finalists, Donovan Adams from Chartered Wealth and Bruce Fleming.
June 27, 2014 Read More
By Annetjie van Wynegaard
Cyber crime has become a global risk, due to the interconnectedness of machines, The Internet of Things, etc. COVER spoke to Christoph Leuzinger, Head of Global Corporate at Zurich, about the 2014 Global Risks Report.
June 23, 2014 Read More
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IISA2014 Lights camera
By Brent Munnik
COVER interviews selected delegates at the 2014 IISA International Insurance Conference held at Sun City in July.
August 22, 2014 Read More
Financial Planning
Chairs on a beach
By Yusuf Nanabhay
South Africans’ dreams of a comfortable retirement face a gloomy reality. Research shows only 6% of South Africans will afford to retire comfortably. About 85% of retirement fund members believe they have insufficient capital to retire, while 46% think they will not be able to retire at all.
August 22, 2014 Read More
Investment
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By cover.contributor
Discovery Invest’s newly launched Classic Flexible Investment Plan offers investors a built-in 10% upfront booster feature which helps protect their investment from poor relative performance over the long term.
August 19, 2014 Read More
Risk Management
Business man with briefcase
By Eric Dom
It’s a simple question which can have a complex answer – and finding that answer depends on a thorough product safety risk assessment process. Product safety legislation varies from country to country around the world, but there is one overriding commonality: when products are introduced into markets, they must be designed and produced so that they are safe to use.
August 22, 2014 Read More
Africa
Africa
By Various authors
South African corporate borrowing is being driven through expansion into Africa coupled with refinancing activities, especially as a slower domestic economy curbs the need for bank loans and bond issuance required for local expansion, according to Standard Bank
August 22, 2014 Read More
Associations
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By cover.contributor
The South African Insurance Association (SAIA) has announced the promotion of Lelo Ntshalintshali as the General Manager, responsible for the newly formed Stakeholder Relations and Communications portfolio.
August 4, 2014 Read More