Tuesday, January 22, 2019

IN THE LATEST ISSUE

The healthcare industry is still in a state of flux and there remains much uncertainty because of significant proposed changes to the regulatory and legislative landscape. All of the proposals so far are in bill form, and none of...

Regulatory round-up

The financial sector regulatory framework was fundamentally transformed in 2018 through the implementation of the twin peaks model of regulation. The Financial Sector Regulation Act (FSR Act), which came into force on 1 April 2018, repealed the Financial Services...
It is fairly easy to determine liability when looking to the operator or software provider of a deficient computer system, but who is liable if a loss is caused by a robot or artificial intelligence? Is there such a...
As we look ahead to 2019, Standard & Poor’s says non-life insurers can expect slight increases in growth but it’s unlikely that the profits of previous years will be attained. With new regulations and accounting standards, disruption from non-traditional...
We have all heard that blockchain is poised to disrupt the insurance industry with the introduction of so-called ‘smart contracts’ – part of the appeal is that we can do away with paperwork by moving insurance policies and claims...