What's Happening?

In the news | Friday, 11 May



The FIA strives to keep abreast with the constant evolution of the consumer, business and legislative landscape. In line with ensuring that our members are up to date with current affairs, here are the top stories from the industry this week.


  • Building trust in the industry
    Claim statistics play an important role in the industry. Particularly to advisers as statistics provide vital information regarding industry trends, which allows them to capitalise on areas of interest. Read more

Cover Magazine

  • What to consider when building a model portfolio
    With more than 1500 South African unit trust funds registered with the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA), identifying which funds are viable is a time consuming task, and cuts into valuable client servicing time. So how can financial planners build a unique portfolio based on the investor’s needs without jeopardizing their client relationship? Read more
  • Why financial advisors should be shareholders in an asset management company
    Fully aligning the interests of financial advisors and their clients has the potential to change the way investment works…to the benefit of both parties. Read more
  • Natmed “what if” series
    Natmed Medical Defence is proud to announce its launch of an exclusive series of helpful and informative publications which is made available to our clients who are medical practitioners, health facility operators and medical negligence insurers and brokers in the case of any legal or insurance claim. Read more…