James George, Compliance Manager, Compli-Serve SA
You don’t have to be a tech-savvy computer boffin to address the basics of data privacy. Like many areas compliance departments oversee, asking the right questions and getting the right internal controls in place are the most important first ... Read More »
Zurich: According to preliminary Swiss Re sigma estimates, global total economic losses from natural catastrophes and man-made disasters in the first half of 2017 were USD 44 billion. That was well below the first half annual average of USD 120 billion of the last 10 years in economic losses and significantly ... Read More »
By Caleb Segrest (US)
Norton Rose Fulbright
Emoticons – the often whimsical hieroglyphics that most so affectionately know as “emojis” – have become ubiquitous in modern digital communication not only by individuals but also by corporations as part of their advertising and ... Read More »
Johannesburg: AGCS Africa recently appointed Amanda Banfield as a Senior Financial Lines Underwriter and Teboho Mohafa as a Liability Underwriter. Amanda joined the business from Arch Underwriting Managers.
Teboho Mohafa worked for Camargue Underwriting Managers for over two years before joining ... Read More »
Johan Botes, Partner and Head of the Employment and Compensation Practice at Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg
Trade unions - the vanguard of employee rights; viewed by some as the thin line between workplace exploitation or salvation - are not immune to disputes from within their own ranks ... Read More »
A pure endowment is a policy that only pays out a benefit at the end of a specified term. It can therefore also be called a savings policy. Should the policyholder die during this term the policy will only pay out the accrued value up to that point in time.