In the news today: Santam named best insurer 2017/2018 at SAMBRA Awards, SAIA warns that extreme weather conditions are possible during the first quarter, and the PIC draft bill has dropped investment prescription


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.  READ MORE

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 the year.  READ MORE

PIC draft bill drops investment prescription

The finance committee has softened its stance on how the PIC should invest, offering guidelines rather than prescriptions.  READ MORE

Bonitas introduces discounts, free vouchers for members

Bonitas Medical Fund is offering members free lifestyle vouchers and discounted offers on gap cover and financial services products through the Fund’s new multi-insurer platform.  READ MORE

Re-rating may be on the cards for the REIT sector

The South African Real Estate Investment Trust says the REIT sector could be re-rated this year or next.  READ MORE