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Starting Up

Source: FIA Insight

When compared to other sectors of big business, the insurance industry has historically been out of reach from the aggressive start-up movement that has radically transformed and reshaped other industries. Not anymore.

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Insurance with real rewards

Author: Glenneis Kriel of fin24

While participating in an innovation competition run by Hannover Reinsurance in 2016, Matthew Elan, Ndabenhle Ngulube and Marnus van Heerden came up with the idea of starting a true “community-based” service to restore faith in insurance products.

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Spotlight: Pineapple

Author: Alea Gilhuly-Mandel on

How do twenty-somethings go about insuring, when they aren’t sure what to insure? How are millennials transforming an industry that has been around for centuries? The Pineapple model is looking to completely overhaul the insurance industry as it is currently known.

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Mindful Risk Management

Author: Michelle Ashen-Abrahams extracted from MUA

With their recent public focus on employee, broker and client wellbeing as a leading strategy to define their future growth, MUA’s collaboration with the Institute of Mindfulness In South Africa could well be considered a new approach to risk management.

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