Monday, May 20, 2019
FSB

FSB prevents unsolicited SMS communication

The Financial Services Board (FSB) has as of 1st January 2018 passed new regulations, Policyholder Protection Rules (PPRs). It states that consumers must be able...

Old Mutual distributes R43.2bn to shareholders

The unbundling of Old Mutual’s majority shareholding in Nedbank will result in a total distribution of approximately R43.2bn to shareholders, completing the Group’s managed...
Healthcare

Free healthcare for all, neither necessary nor appropriate for government to provide

By director & head of Free Market Foundation Health Policy Unit Jasson Urbach. “It’s déjà vu all over again,” as the late Yogi Berra might have...
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...

Nominations for 2019 Financial Planner of the Year now open

The Financial Planning Institute (FPI) says nominations for this coveted award are now open. The winner will be announced at the FPI awards and...