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2013 News

 

New hope amid rising consumer complaints about FSPsbdlive.co.za, 25 December 2013

Financial advisers are stamping out poor advice, justmoney.co.za, 17 December 2013

Cost of compliance - over-stretched? FAnews Magazine, November 2103

Standardised wordings and plain language - a major headache, FAnews Magazine, November 2013

FIA Komentaar op Regstreekse versekeraars wen veld, Sake Beeld, 20 November 2013

Brokers aren't more expensive than direct insurers, moneybags.co.za, 14 November 2013

As makelaars ly, benadeel dit hul klante, Sake Rapport, 27 Oktober 2013

Makelaars dalk nóg strenger beheer, Sake Rapport, 27 Oktober 2013

Stick with the strong ones - insurance cycle, FAnews Magazine, October 2013

Can insurer innovation improve motor statistics, FAnews Magazine, October 2013

As dit nie stukkend is nie, FAnuus Tydskrif, Oktober 2013

FIA Roadshow: Intermediation Redefined, Cover Magazine, October 2013

Is the broker model broken, cover.co.za, 26 September 2013

Brokers deliver indispensable services to medical scheme members, FAnews.co.za, 13 September 2013

FSB slow to react on complaint about Model Insurance, iol.co.za, 9 September 2013

FSC to reignite transformation initiatives in the financial services industry, FAnews.co.za, 5 September 2013

Upfront commission causes bad behaviourfinancialmail.co.za, 5 September 2013

More black insurance brokers needed, RiskSA.com, 4 September 2013

Independent advice pivotal in ensuring greater access to financial product, FAnews.co.za, 4 September 2013

The regulator must intervene sooner to save consumers, FAnews.co.za, 4 September 2013 

Education spearheads the intermediary’s drive to transform the industry, FAnews.co.za, 20 August 2013

A fresh take on the short term underwriting cycle, FAnews Magazine, August 2013

Appointments, Arnold van der Linde and Jay Ramsunder, FAnews Magazine, August 2013

FIA Regional Conference teaser, Cover Magazine, July 2013

Congratulations to the 2013 Cover Excellence Awards Winners, Cover Magazine, July 2013 

Summary 2013 Cover Excellence Awards winners, Cover Magazine, July 2013

Oakhurst Insurance includes FIA logo in advertising, Cover Magazine, July 2013

FSB responds to the FIA, FAnews.co.za, 23 July 2013

Impact of shifting deadlines and overdue discussion papers on advisors, FAnews.co.za, 15 July 2013

Accommodating savers and investors, FAnews, June 2013 

Unsung heroes: Pension Fund Trustees have more responsibility than before, FAnews, June 2013

The calm before the storm: FSPs in limbo as regulator drags heels, FAnews, June 2013

13 Things you must know about STRIDE, FAnews STRIDE Feature, June 2013

Smart Data, FAnews STRIDE Feature, June 2013

New President at the FIA
, Cover.co.za, 25 June 2013

FIA Elects New President and Vice President, FAnews.co.za,  25 June 2013

Spreading the word about good financial advice, Risk SA, June 2013

 

2013 FIA AWARDS IN THE NEWS

SA's best product providers acknowledged, Risk SA, June 2013

FIA Celebrates Five Years at 2013 Awards, Invest SA, June 2013

Economic turmoil muddies outlook for intermediaries
, p.23 Business Day, 31 May 2013
Also on p.23 - Looking out for business interests
Also on p.23 - Partnership key factor in Discovery's first hat-trick

Expert advice is invaluable, p.22 Business Day, 31 May 2013
Also on p.22 - Professional organisation makes members' lives easier
Also on p.22 - Significant efforts to deliver fair outcomes and advice to consumers 

Advisers crucial for sound advice, p.21 Business Day, 31 May 2013
Also on p.21 - Impressive record for FIA
Also on p.21 - Umbrella funds to play crucial role in state's savings drive

Excellence of product providers gets recognition, p.20 Business Day, 31 May 2013
Also on p.20 Trust central to Aquarius philosophy

FIA-pryse 'n hoogtepunt vir bedryf, Sake Rapport, 2 June 2013

FIA-peiling vir beste dienste is wydste ooit, Sake Rapport, 2 June 2013
 
FAnews Online congratulates 2013 FIA Awards Winners, FAnews.co.za, 31 May 2013
 


Make Sure Your Belongings are Insured if you are Cohabiting
, MoneyMarketing.co.za, 29 May 2013

FIA Gets Ready for its Fifteenth Annual Awards, FAnews.co.za, 29 May 2013

FIA Welcomes Greater Transparency in Short Term Insurance Dispute Resolution, Finweek.co.za, 23 May 2013

Excitement Builds Ahead of 2013 FIA Awards
, RiskSA.com, 22 May 2013

Product Providers Vie for Industry Insurance and Investment Awards, FAnews.co.za, 21 May 2013

Introducing Gabbi Stais, FIA Regional Coordinator, Central Region, MoneyMarketing.co.za, 29 April 2013

Household Wealth Index Highlights Financial Vulnerability
, FAnews.co.za, 29 April 2013

Watershed Year for Employee Benefits, Business Report, 24 April 2013

SA Intermediary Organisation makes its Mark on the World Stage, FAnews.co.za, 22 April 2013

SA Should Follow UK Example of Compulsory Financial Literacy Education,  Fund Investor, April 2013

Stringent Measures against Fraudulent Claims, Business Brief, April 2013  

2013 Marks a Watershed Year for Employee Benefits, Money Marketing, 28 March 2013

Hurdles for Intermediaries in 2013, SA Insurance Times & Investment, 1 March 2013

Credit Life Insurance: Who Really Stands to Gain, Risk SA, March 2013  

The Financial Planning Industry in 2013Invest SA, March 2013  
 
Promote Retirement Saving, The New Age, 22 February 2013

Financial Intermediaries to Overcome Hurdles in 2013, Bizcommunity.com, 13 February 2013

Employee Benefits: Getting the House in Order, SA Insurance Times & Investment, 1 February 2013

Shocking Increase in Attempted Fraud, SA Insurance Times & Investment, 1 February 2013

Promoting the Value of Good Advice, FANews Magazine, February 2013

Offshore Investments Tricky but Necessary, Cover Magazine, February 2013

Challenges of Legislation, Examinations in Year Ahead, Business Day, 31 January 2013

Vereniging Waak oor Dienste, Rapport Sake 24, 27 January 2013

Vereniging Floreer Oondanks Ekonomie, Rapport Sake 24, 27 January 2013

Goie Diens erken, Rapport Sake 24, 27 January 2013

www.fia.org.za, Cover Magazine, January 2013