In the news today: New proposed changes in RDR and how it will impact you


RDR will disrupt the insurance industry

Read the latest proposals from the Financial Services Board (FSB) in the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) following comments from industry players. Many say these proposed changes will wreak havoc in the industry.  READ MORE

Life assurance fraud spikes

South African life assurers reported a steep increase in the number of fraudulent claims in 2014 – 8 306 cases were uncovered, compared with 4 690 in 2013. READ MORE

[WATCH] Why telematics is a win-win

Brendan Horan of MiX Telematics (Africa) shares how telematics technology can benefit both drivers and insurers. READ MORE

SA banks going big on cybersecurity

South African banks are investing heavily in security to safeguard from cybercrime. Cybersecurity is one of the top seven focus areas of concern for banks in Deloitte’s 2015 Banking Outlook report. READ MORE

Solutions urgently needed for SA’s dry spell 

Stakeholders from agriculture organisations, the banking sector, and government institutions convened earlier this week to discuss the effects of the rapidly worsening drought situation in South Africa.  READ MORE