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CBZ Holdings to launch SMEs pension fund

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange ­listed CBZ Holdings is set to establish a pension fund for small to mediumenterprises to be underwritten by its Life business. CBZ Holdings chief executive Never Nyemudzo told media at the SME’s...

Cameroon to host Mobile Insurance Forum

The Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii), International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and the Inter-African Conference on Insurance Markets (CIMA) will hold the Mobile Insurance Conference in Douala, Cameroon on 23 and 24 February 2017. The...

Managing major market risks: How are you preparing for the Bond Notes?

By Thomas Sithole Throughout my line of work in Enterprise Risk Management, I have come to appreciate that when it comes to risk, there are events that we can influence and others that no one...

CBZ insurance to spread its wings into Sadc

BY TATIRA ZWINOIRA CBZ Holdings Limited is planning to spread its insurance business to five Sadc countries next year, as part of its global reach strategy. In 2014, the bank adopted a new vision for the...

Doves Holdings to increase market share

DOVES Holdings plans to ride on its reputation as the country’s oldest funeral service provider to consolidate its growth trajectory and increase its market share.Apart from growing domestic sales, the company will also focus on the...

Insurance Industry misses out on business opportunities

By Donald Tafadzwa Chidoori The Insurance industry missed out on an opportunity to market their products at the just ended Local Government Investment Conference that was held in Victoria Falls from 17 to 21...

African Trade Insurance Agency officially open for business in Zimbabwe

NAIROBI - At a press conference, the CEO of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) (www.ATI-aca.org), George Otieno, along with H.E. Dina Mufti, the Ethiopian Ambassador and Gabriel Negatu, Regional Director, African Development Bank...

Regional Expansion: Mixed Fortunes for Insurers

Insurance companies have had mixed fortunes in their efforts to invest in the regional market. Prior to dollarisation and the multi-currency regime Zimbabwean companies were pushed to invest into the regional market in order to spread risk...

Insurance firms struggle to meet requirements

HARARE ­ Credit Insurance Zimbabwe (Credsure) and Sanctuary Insurance Company (Sanctuary), have failed to meet the $1,5 million minimum threshold during the first half of this year due to deteriorating economic conditions, an Insurance and Pensions...

NICOZ Diamond records 52% operating profit

NICOZ Diamond Insurance Limited group recorded a 52% jump in operating profit to $1,86 million due to 15% savings on operating expenses and top line growth in their first half results for the year. BY...
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