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Author Archive | Janine Geldenhuys

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Exemption of services under supervision – part 2

Exemption of services under supervision – Differences between 2008 Exemption and the Draft Exemption (part 2) The FSCA’s discussion on the substance of the Draft Exemption is structured to highlight the significant differences between the 2008 Exemption and the Draft Exemption rather than to address each and every difference or new requirement. In Monday’s article […]

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Low income earners spending more

Old Mutual Savings and Investment Monitor – Low income earners spending more Every year the Old Mutual Savings & Investment Monitor tracks the shifts in the financial attitudes and behaviour of South Africa’s working metropolitan population. This year John Manyike, Head of Financial Education at Old Mutual, pointed out that low earners (households earning less […]

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New “top” Medical Aid 2018

New “top” Medical Aid 2018 – Consulta’s release of South African Customer Satisfaction Index The latest results for the South African Customer Satisfaction Index (the SA-csi) for medical schemes revealed that Medihelp has the most satisfied customers in a competitive, yet underwhelming industry. According to the 2018 results released by Consulta, there has been a […]

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Exemption of services under supervision – part 1

Exemption of services under supervision – Differences between 2008 Exemption and the Draft Exemption The FSCA released the “Consultation Paper: Exemption on services under supervision” last week and mentioned that it is necessary to replace the 2008 Exemption with the Draft Exemption (the replacement) to achieve the objective of the exemption which is to facilitate […]

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Who owns your LinkedIn profile?

Nowadays everyone has a social media account. In some cases employees also use their personal social networking accounts for work. The question now is: who actually owns those accounts? Even if you’ve never ever used it to manage a company page ‘your LinkedIn account’ may actually belong to your employer based on your employment contract. […]

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Privacy & Digital Marketing

With the recent Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data scandal as well as the European Union’s new set of data privacy laws that were implemented on 25 May 2018, data protection and privacy are two of the most talked about subjects in board meetings as well office corridors. As data and analytics are a big driver in how businesses revolutionise […]

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Technology eases Compliance Burden

Schalk Malan, CEO of BrightRock, recently shared five of the major developments that are set to change the insurance industry as we know it. According to Schalk the rise of blockchain, personalised/precision medicine, the continuing rise of big data, multi-channel engagement and the Internet of Things (IoT) are technological advances that the industry will have […]

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To tweet or not to tweet

The world of social media can be overwhelming for some. How do you keep up with the latest trends and social media platforms? Do you have to have a presence on all? What is better – Facebook or Twitter? One of the main differences is that Facebook allows likes and friends while Twitter’s call to […]

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