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What is the difference between Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Published: Mon, 02 Dec 19

Cyber Monday originated in the US and is a marketing term used for the Monday after Thanksgiving. It was created by retailers to encourage people to shop online. The term was coined by Ellen Davis of the National Retail Federation and Scott Silverman, and has actually been around ...
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Interview with Bright Rock CEO, Schalk Malan about their ground-breaking temporary disability cover

Published: Mon, 11 Nov 19

In October 2019 Needs-matched life insurance provider, BrightRock, announced enhancements to their temporary expenses cover. Read More More recently Insurancegateway® Interviewed Schalk Malan to not only learn more about their product enhancements but also to talk about Bright Rock’s strategic ...
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The Importance of an effective online campaign

Published: Mon, 11 Nov 19

As we enter the age of the fourth industrial revolution, a technological transformation driven by the internet, it seems almost unthinkable that the web would not be the preferred platform chosen by businesses of all sizes to promote and market their goods and services. The internet has already and will continue to ...
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Allianz and Embry-Riddle University aviation study: Safer skies but claims and risks grow

Published: Tue, 05 Nov 19

Fewer fatal accidents, but growing number of costly claims for the aviation industry and insurers from collisions, groundings and aircraft repairs Analysis of 50,000 aviation insurance claims shows collision/crash incidents major cause of loss, followed by faulty workmanship and machinery breakdown Bird strikes ...
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Allianz and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University report: Flying has never been safer

Published: Tue, 05 Nov 19

Despite record numbers of passengers, 2017 and 2018 are among the three safest years of the aviation industry for fatal plane crashes Safety driven by design, technology and training improvements Strap yourself in: Passengers have to prepare for more incidents of turbulence due to climate change – particularly ...
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Indwe embraces drone technology to help improve risk management and optimise insurance

Published: Fri, 01 Nov 19

Using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones as they are more commonly known in insurance, is gaining momentum. Globally, 17% of commercial drones in operation are used to assist insurers and large organisations in not only better assessing risk exposure but also improving both risk control evaluation and operational ...
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Presenting your evidence in the small claims court Part 5

Published: Fri, 25 Oct 19

Proceedings in the small claims court are usually conducted in English and Afrikaans but you and your witnesses are entitled to give evidence in a language in which you are comfortable and certainly in any one of the official languages of the country. As soon as you know the court date and if you are giving ...
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Presenting your evidence in the small claims court Part 4

Published: Fri, 25 Oct 19

As the defendant immediately you receive the summons with the court date, notify your witnesses and ask them to confirm their availability. If you think a witness is key to your case and not available on the court date, contact your opponent immediately and see if you can agree a postponement with them to a ...
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Presenting your evidence in the small claims court Part 3

Published: Fri, 25 Oct 19

If you are the plaintiff, make sure you bring along a copy of your letter of demand, and proof of registered posting, or an affidavit by you where you personally delivered the letter of demand to your opponent. Also bring a copy of the summons as issued with the court date and proof of proper service of the summons ...
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Presenting your evidence in the small claims court Part 2

Published: Fri, 25 Oct 19

Do not be guided by your favourite television lawyer series. You do not get to ‘put it to the witness’ or deliver an impassioned emotional speech to the jury. Television programmes usually represent the adversarial system where opposing parties gather and present evidence and arguments to ...
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Presenting your evidence in the small claims court Part 1

Published: Fri, 25 Oct 19

In the small claims court matters are resolved speedily, inexpensively and informally. As a litigant, whether you are the Plaintiff (the Claimant) or the Defendant (the party opposing the claim), you must conduct your own case without legal representation.   Proceedings are inquisitorial ...
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Building a risk-ready construction industry

Published: Tue, 22 Oct 19

The SA construction industry currently finds itself in an unpredictable macroenvironment, with Fitch Solutions predicting sluggish growth of only 2. 4% for 2019. Talks of a looming global recession is causing capital expenditure on largescale construction projects to dwindle, sending the industry into a rally ...
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SAMBRA celebrates excellence

Published: Mon, 21 Oct 19

Short-term insurer, Santam, has won the prestigious SA Motor Body Repairers’ Association (SAMBRA), Insurer of the Year award for the second consecutive year. Toyota SA received the top honours for all-round best OEM, Sikkens scooped the overall Service Excellence award in the Paint Suppliers category ...
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Growing cyber risk emanating from within

Published: Fri, 18 Oct 19

Excess privileges and shadow IT increase employee and vendor risks   Whether through malicious acts or negligence, employees, suppliers and third-party vendors remain one of the most common causes of security breaches, identified in Aon’s Cyber Risk Report. In a 2018 survey of cyber security ...
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Interbrand Best Global Brands 2019 Rankings: Allianz becomes number one insurer and brand value rises 12 percent

Published: Fri, 18 Oct 19

Allianz has become the no. 1 insurer in the Interbrand Best Global Brands 2019 Rankings, released October 17, 2019 with the Allianz brand value increasing from $10. 8bn in 2018 to $12. 1bn. The report examines the world’s most successful brands through the lens of Iconic Moves, focusing on the end of ...
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An intensive visit could await you… be prepared

Published: Tue, 08 Oct 19

James George, Compliance Officer Manager at Compli-Serve SA   Anti-money laundering is a hot topic with the Financial Services Conduct Authority (FSCA) and the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) currently on an inspection drive to visit as many FSPs as possible. Both category I and II FSPs will be assessed ...
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Allianz Global Risk Dialogue

Published: Mon, 30 Sep 19

The rise of the cobots   Collaborative robots – or “cobots” – are a key manufacturing technology for tasks requiring human and machine cooperation and have been identified by the AGCS Trend Compass as a trend that will gain significant traction in a number of industries over the ...
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Work your data to make it work for you

Published: Wed, 18 Sep 19

The financial services industry generates huge volumes of data and storing it safely and correctly has always been an essential element of business. Data, however, is typically stored in old mainframe systems, which while robust and capable, become problematic when new age analysis is required, as it can be difficult ...
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Genasys ups its quote volume capacity to half a million quotes per day

Published: Tue, 17 Sep 19

Genasys Technologies has significantly increased the quote volume of its SKi® platform in order to better support insurance businesses who source business leads through price comparison websites. Genasys director, André Symes, says: “It’s not uncommon for businesses sourcing leads through ...
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Momentum introduces safety alert for consumer peace of mind

Published: Tue, 10 Sep 19

Momentum Short Term Insurance has boosted its safety offerings for customers with the introduction of Safety Alert, an innovative emergency panic button linked to armed response, which is available on the Momentum app. Momentum Short Term Insurance Chief Commercial Officer, Etienne du Toit, says Safety Alert ...
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