Monday, May 21, 2018
confidence

Confidence is the key for economic growth

Recently elected President of the ANC, Cyril Ramaphosa has stated it. As has Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba. Confidence – both business and consumer –...
Risk

A cautionary tale of risk assurance

2017 saw the resignation of several senior executives of large global corporations as a result of organisation-wide malpractice (a risk all companies face). This...
Diagnosis

A bleak year for SA medical schemes

For the third consecutive year, the South African medical schemes industry posted poor financial results in 2016, with 65% of schemes failing to achieve...
take-home

Take-home pay bounces back 

Average take-home pay bounced back in October after a decline in September while pensions reached a new high in October. The BankservAfrica Disposable Salary...
Ombud

Don’t ignore cultural notions, says Long-Term Insurance Ombud

In a matter which called into question the definition of wider family member, Judge McLaren said in certain cultures, the term “cousin” includes second...