To go boldly – Africa

To go boldly – Africa

To go boldly – Africa

The first annual Global Risk Frontiers (GRF) project kicked off late last year as the Commercial Risk Europe team attended both the IRMSA conference in Johannesburg, South Africa and RMIA in Australia. CRE Editor Adrian Ladbury and Commercial Risk Africa reporter Kapila Gohel have since been busy setting the GRF survey questions to leading South African risk managers in Johannesburg and Cape Town including a roundtable in Cape Town kindly hosted by Antonella da Cunha of Capespan.

The risk of being a Dodo–comment

The risk of being a Dodo–comment

The risk of being a Dodo–comment

The research carried out to publish our first major analysis of a non-European risk and insurance market—South Africa and the wider Sub-Saharan region—showed, without a shadow of a doubt, that risk is remarkably consistent across the globe.

Opportunity may well outweigh risk in South Africa IRMSA delegates told

Opportunity may well outweigh risk in South Africa IRMSA delegates told

Opportunity may well outweigh risk in South Africa IRMSA delegates told

South African businesses and those investing in the country face some big economic challenges over the next few years as the nation grapples with a sharply widening budget deficit, growth rates below the rate of inflation, rapidly falling overseas investment and potential for capital outflows from the Johannesburg stock market, lower global demand for exports and falling prices for commodities.