Saturday, March 23, 2019

Santam named best insurer for 2017/2018 at SAMBRA Awards

Santam has been named best insurer for 2017/2018 at the SA Motor Body Repairers’ Association (SAMBRA) Insurer of the Year awards. Old Mutual Insure...

SAIA warns of extreme weather conditions

The South African Insurance Association says the SADC Climate Services Centre Bulletin highlights the possibility of extreme weather events during the first quarter of...

Swiss Re appoints new market executive for MEA region

Beat Strebel has been appointed as market executive for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) with effect from 1 March 2019, subject to regulatory...

Natcat losses in Africa amounted to US$1.4 billion in 2018

Munich Re says total losses from natural catastrophes amounted to US$160 billion in 2018, above the inflation-adjusted average for the past 30 years. The...

ASISA Life insurers report spike in fraudulent death claims

Spike in fraudulent death claims for 2017 The Association for Savings and Investment South Africa (ASISA) has released its consolidated statistics of fraudulent and dishonest...