Well-known insurance brokers Enyandi Insurance Consultants and Mercury Insurance Brokers, have announced their merger effective as of 11 March 2019
South Africa has seen a marked increase in stakeholder activism in recent years, and as a result there has been a rise in litigation against companies and their directors.
For many, insurance policies are something you know you need, yet seldom spend much time proof-reading; paying the requisite premiums and storing the associated paperwork deep within a drawer somewhere, only to be dug out in times of crisis.
As a business owner, there are so many aspects to consider and understand to ensure a successful enterprise. “Key among them is your insurance cover,” says Jurgen Hellweg, CEO of Western National Insurance.
The who, what and why – Fidelity insurance is a class of insurance that is designed to protect you, as a business owner, against losses incurred as a direct result of fraud or theft on behalf of an employee.
It’s no secret that in many parts of the country, saving water is essential. Not only does this assist in continued water service delivery, but it can also reduce your water bill (in Cape Town, for example, water tariffs increased significantly in July). Ultimately, it can also help you to avoid unnecessary insurance claims.
The impact of a cyber attack can be devastatingly quick and damaging, extending well beyond financial implications into the realms of regulatory, legal, reputational, and more. In this Hollywood-quality video, a fast-moving attack is depicted with disturbing realism.
Ransomware is a cyber-extortion tactic that uses malicious software to hold a user’s computer system hostage until a ransom is paid. Ransomware attackers often demand ransom in cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin due to its perceived anonymity and ease of online payment.