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CIB as a proudly South African company are focusing on the positivity that our amazing country has to offer. The media tend to focus mainly on the negative headlines that shock us instead of shedding light on the feel good, positive things happening each and every day. CIB have therefore [...]

Most people would agree that being questioned about a topic they have limited knowledge on is in fact frightening. Whether we like to admit it or not, the same approach is common amongst brokers when requested to obtain specialist insurance covers for their clients. The misconception regarding marine insurance is [...]

With its size and contribution to the economy, agriculture in South Africa is under severe strain with a multitude of uncertainties plaguing the industry, including labor issues and climate change. Participants in direct agricultural activities range from subsistence to small scale local farmers, as well as small commercial to large [...]

On Monday, 25 November, CIB was honoured to attend the annual PMR Awards ceremony held at Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club. The PMR Awards are the culmination of a research process whereby companies and institutions are rated based on respondents perceptions with a strong focus on evaluating and measuring customer [...]

Friday, 8th November 2019, CIB celebrated our 25th birthday for the final time this year at the annual Broker Awards held at The Ivy Champagne Garden. It was not only a day to celebrate a quarter century of doing great insurance business but also to thank and congratulate CIB brokers [...]

CIB were honoured and privileged to have been a part of the #FIAAdviceSummit 2019 held at Emperors Palace on Thursday, 10th October 2019. Over 300 delegates had the opportunity to listen and engage with some outstanding speakers in the insurance industry. Jon-Jon Smit, CIB Executive Head of Sales & Marketing, [...]

We are delighted to welcome James Peters on board as Regional Manager for the Western Cape. James joins the team on the 1st of October and will be based in Cape Town – a city he has called home for many decades. James’ insurance career started over two decades ago [...]

Moving into the rainy season, it's a good time to ensure you are aware and prepared for the unfortunate incidences that heavy rain and storms can cause. Storms or strong winds can cause a lot of damage, so it pays to be prepared. Wondering how much time you have before [...]

Risk management and prevention is something that affects every business and without effective implementation, your business is subject to bigger risks than you could have imagined. Louis Kahts, CIB's Commercial Underwriting Manager takes us through some important points to note in the August edition of FA News... [...]

Carl Radley, CIB's Personal Underwriting Manager gives insight into the changing landscape and why a High Net Worth insurance product is well worth the benefits for the client, featured in Cover July edition. In a world where everything gets faster, easier and more exclusive, we can’t sit back and assume [...]

On 2 August 2019, we celebrated our 25th year anniversary, writing our first policy in 1994! It's been an exciting journey and we are proud to be celebrating this incredible milestone. A huge thank you to not only our staff who make this all possible but also to our brokers, [...]

COVER Magazine’s Tony van Niekerk interviewed our very own CEO, Douglas Donnelly & MD, Wilhelm Von La Chevallerie at the African Insurance Exchange 2019 held in Sun City in July. They spoke about CIB’s journey from a start-up 25 years ago, the challenges along the away and ethos of the [...]