Monday, May 20, 2019

Income protection or lump-sum disability? Settling the age-old debate

Income protection versus lump-sum disability: it’s an ongoing debate in the life industry, although market statistics suggest the lump-sum camp has the upper hand....

Alexander Forbes and Mercer design pan-African benefits solution

Alexander Forbes and Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career, have come together to launch Arrive, a benefits solution with...

Monetary Policy Committee to review interest rates this week

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will meet this week to discuss and review the country’s current level...

Gender parity in sub-Saharan Africa could take 135 years

On International Women’s Day, the World Economic Forum’s Gender Gap Report has little encouragement for women – at the current pace of transformation, it...

Governance top ESG risk: Fitch

Fitch Ratings has revealed that nearly 20% of global financial institutional ratings are currently influenced by governance risk, according to an analysis of new...