Merchants enters partnership with iSelect

Merchants has partnered with Australian insurance company, iSelect in a five-year business deal. Merchants will be managing iSelect's growing rate of customer queries at its offshore contact centre which is based in Cape Town.

9 Mar 2017

Two SAMBRA wins for Mutual & Federal

Mutual & Federal have been awarded first place in the Best Insurer Award category and recognised as the Most Efficient Insurer at this years SA Motor Body Repair Association (SAMBRA) Annual Awards Breakfast. This is the third consecutive win for Mutual & Federal in the Best Insurer Award...

31 Oct 2016

The Insurance Apprentice 2016 released

The first episode of The Insurance Apprentice 2016 has been released. Viewers can expect a seven part series that will investigate the world of the apprentices and follow them on their journey to be crowned The Insurance Apprentice 2016. Expect a glimpse of the day-to-day workings of the apprentices...

24 Feb 2016

MiWayLife supports Working Mothers Expo

The first Working Mothers Expo is to be held at the Sandton ICC on 4-5 November 2016, and MiWayLife will be the main sponsor. MiWayLife is a division of Sanlam Life Insurance Ltd and has identified working mothers as a market segment that has been neglected by the industry. Working women play a...

22 Feb 2016

Jumia and AXA partner to provide mobile insurance products in Africa

Africa Internet Group, an African e-commerce group, and AXA, an insurance and asset management company, announced a partnership where AXA will become the exclusive provider of insurance products and services through Jumia and other AIG online and mobile platforms in Africa. AXA's African...

9 Feb 2016

Allianz ranked in world's Top 50 brands

Financial services company, Allianz, has been listed in the Top 50 of the Brand Finance Global 500 ranking for a third consecutive year. Currently listed as number 43, Allianz is the only insurance brand to be ranked in the Top 50 of the world's strongest brands.

2 Feb 2016

Centriq appoints FirstProp as underwriter
Centriq appoints FirstProp as underwriter

First Property Acceptances (FPA) has been appointed as an underwriting management agency (UMA) for Centriq Insurance. "Changes to the regulatory environment have placed intense pressure on UMAs to re-evaluate long-standing business practices. Therefore, we welcome the opportunity to re-establish our...

5 Feb 2015

Zurich SA partners Auto Trade Underwriting Managers
Zurich SA partners Auto Trade Underwriting Managers

Short-term insurance company Zurich South Africa has formed a strategic partnership with Auto Trade Underwriting Managers. "This transaction is an exciting opportunity for Zurich. Auto Trade has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the sector. The partnership is expected to present exciting...

4 Feb 2015

2014 Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry deadline extended

The Print and Digital Media South Africa (PDMSA) has announced that the 2014 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry submission deadline has been extended to Friday, 21 February 2014. For competition details and to access the press kit, visit or contact Malesedi on...

18 Feb 2014

Absa the leading retail bank in survey
Absa the leading retail bank in survey

Absa has been voted the leading retail bank in the 2012 TGI Icon Brands survey, while Absa idirect was voted the leading short-term insurer. The TGI Icon Brands survey is a special measure of how consumers feel about brands in South Africa and looks for quintessential brands that fly the South...

25 Jul 2012

Two insurance offerings from Nashua Mobile

Nashua Mobile has introduced two new insurance offerings. These are credit protector insurance for cellular contract subscribers and a new tablet insurance offering. Credit Protector covers customers against paying telecommunications contract expenses in the event of death, permanent disability,...

25 Jul 2012

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