In our first edition of the Ombudsman’s Briefcase for 2021 we take this opportunity to wish you a safe and prosperous year ahead. We face this year with a little more hope having emerged from a second wave of the coronavirus and with the COVID-19 vaccine being rolled-out. In this edition we look ... Read More »
It is no secret that the holiday period presents an opportunity for criminals to take advantage of holiday goers. According to the South African crime statistics for 2020 released by Stats SA and the South African Police service, a total of 18 162 car-jackings and 205 959 burglaries at residential ... Read More »
All businesses with employees, customers and suppliers must comply with POPIA, which comes into effect on 1 July 2021. Here is a practical guide to the most important aspects
With the commencement date of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPI) of 1 July 2021 fast approaching, ... Read More »
F&I Insurance last year celebrated 21 years of business and expansion with the appointment of a new Managing Director. This move heralds continued growth in the marketplace according to Executive Director and founder, Brian Muller.
He looks back to 1999 when, after 15 years serving in ... Read More »
Donovan Harvey, a financial management specialist and WITS MBA graduate, has been appointed Managing Director of F&I Insurance.
F&I focuses on specialist insurance risks including industrial and manufacturing risks and hospitality risks and have since expanded their business model ... Read More »
The Worldwide Property Fund is ideal if you wish to diversify into property investments with simultaneous exposure to both local and overseas markets as the fund manager is mandated to invest 50% of the portfolio in properties in South Africa and 50% in overseas assets. The fund comprises investments in commercial properties in South Africa and shares of overseas companies investing in commercial properties.