As part of the Coface global strategy to reinforce the Risk functions due to the unprecedented times we find ourselves in, we are pleased to announce that Justin Jacobs has been appointed as Chief Underwriting Officer for Coface South Africa, effective December 1st, 2020.
Justin brings strong ... Read More »
Flexibility gives hedge funds greater opportunism
Meeting investment objectives in the future requires greater opportunism given challenging global growth outlooks and elevated volatility we see from traditional investments. Preparation for uncertainty means being better positioned to protect during ... Read More »
“We believe that hard work deserves to be rewarded, and that’s why we make sure that we recognise the outstanding achievers in the financial planning industry annually,” according to the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI). On Tuesday night, at a gala dinner that ... Read More »
Advisors now more dependent on social media
“Amid the coronavirus pandemic, financial advisors are flocking to social media in order to maintain contact with clients and prospects and to stay abreast of developments in their industry,” according to research ... Read More »
International Survey maps the future of home and motor insurance
A recent Deloitte survey aimed at discovering what customers want, and how COVID-19 has shifted their needs, highlighted that customers favour simplicity. This was the primary finding of a survey of ... Read More »
This is a relatively new investment fund which aims to produce steady growth over a long term. Any growth forms part of the investment and cannot be removed if market conditions deteriorate. It remains in force for the full term of the policy until it matures. The growth on the policy takes place by bonuses being declared, based on the expected long-term return on the fund. It is a suitable investment fund for those who invest in Capital Growth or ...