Risk managers face growing challenges in Mozambique

Risk managers face growing challenges in Mozambique

Risk managers face growing challenges in Mozambique

Corruption and poor infrastructure are two of the challenges facing new business ventures in Mozambique, according to a new report from Maplecroft, which has issued additional security warnings in July as security fears in northern and central regions of Mozambique have markedly increased since late June 2013, with the Mozambican National Resistance (RENAMO) becoming increasingly bold in its use of violence as a political weapon.

Paradigm shift – sector focus, captives

Paradigm shift – sector focus, captives

Paradigm shift – sector focus, captives

Data on the number of African captive insurers [self-insurance vehicles] is patchy at best, with few of the major domiciles keeping statistics on captive ownership by country of origin. However, sources agree that most of Africa’s largest corporations—particularly multi-nationals in the mining and energy sectors—have operated their own captives for several years.