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Zim in Bid to Improve Funeral Assurance Business

By Melody Mashaire Gweru — ZIMBABWE is in the process of reviewing three Acts under the administration of Insurance and Pension Fund Commission in order to improve funeral assurance businesses in the country. Addressing delegates at...

Risk Management – How retailers can benefit by forming a captive insurance company

Consumer spending, the lifeblood of the retail industry, is depressed in today’s business climate. Job growth is anaemic, and revenue projections are difficult, at best.   There is no question that globally, the financial services industry,...

Zimbabwe: IIZ Annual Winter School On Next Week

This year's winter school will be headlined by the IIZ president and Ruvimbo Funeral Assurance CEO Dr Edward Gomba. Other speakers are First Mutual Holdings group marketing and strategy executive Ms Farayi Mangwende who will...

Most Zimbabweans not insured

HARARE - Zimbabwean insurance companies have been urged to come up with new products aimed at capturing at least 9,1 million people who are not insured. Finance ministry director Judith Rusike said insurance sector firms...

Nicoz seeks new investor

HARARE: ­ Zimbabwe's largest short­term insurance firm, NicozDiamond (Nicoz), is seeking a new investor following the collapse of recent capital­raising initiatives. Nicoz company secretary Gloria Zaravanhu yesterday said discussions on the transaction contemplated by the...

African insurance: A giant awakens

WHEN KPMG, the advisory company, held its inaugural East Africa Insurance Conference in February, organisers were surprised that more than 100 industry participants attended. James Norman, KPMG’s regional insurance head, was equally enthused when a...
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