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Welcome to the South African Underwriting Managers Association

  • Established in 1999.
  • Over 80 Members by 2009
  • Representation at IISA, FSB
  • Ongoing Communication with Ombudsman - both FAIS and Short Term
  • SAUMA Board Members have recently attended Parlilament to state the case of the UMA
  • Minimum criteria to become a member of SAUMA including :
  • Professional Indemnity of R5m
  • Fidelity Cover of R1m
  • Underwriting Managers are experts in their niche fields
  • SAUMA is fully supported by the FSB
  • SAUMA is the only line of communication between FSB and Underwriting Managers

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Africa’s oil gas sector continues to show substantial growth, despite regulatory uncertainty and corruption
Wed, 23 Jul 2014

PwCs Africa oil gas review analyses what has happened in the last 12 months in the oil gas industry within the major African markets JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa: The challenges facing oil gas companies operating in Africa continue to be diverse and numerous fuelled by fraud, corruption, theft, poor infrastructure and a lack of skilled resources, among others.

PROFIDA’s modern technology keeps it a step ahead
Wed, 23 Jul 2014

The PROFIDA Team will be exhibiting again at the annual insurance conference, hosted jointly by the Financial Intermediaries Association (FIA), the Insurance Institute of South Africa (IISA) and the South African Insurance Association (SAIA) at Sun City from 27 to 29 July 2014.

Medical Malpractice: A Boom Industry – Part 2
Wed, 23 Jul 2014

By Nkejane Mofokeng, Underwriter Camargue Underwriting Managers (Pty) Ltd In the first article, we focused on the challenges and increased litigation affecting medical malpractice. We still continue to see an increase in circumstances reported, particularity in respect of obstetrics and gynecology.

The Welch Way offers tools for new and current leaders
Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Natalie Maroun, Managing Director of the LRMG Performance Agency To stay competitive youve got to get every brain in the game. Wise words from opening speaker Jack Welch at the Skillsoft Corporations business conference held in the MGM Ballroom in April this year.

Retail Distribution Review – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Mon, 21 Jul 2014

The Financial Services Boards Retail Distribution Review (RDR) is one of todays most widely debated financial services topics. The review, once completed, will guide and inform future regulatory direction with regards to broker remuneration and advice and will have wide impact across the insurance industry.

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Pretium Compliance Corner
A Newsletter by PS Compliance Warehouse (Pty) Ltd with an emphasis on compliance issues. This is a personalised newsletter that is distributed to their clients, and as such, should be read with this in mind....

FSB Quarterly Reports Short-term

Treating Customers Fairly: Items from the FSB
Presentations and papers on Treating Customers Fairly from the FSB...

Micro-insurance in South Africa
Following Micro-insurance developments in South Africa...

Ethics in Business Presentations



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