Showing posts with tag "discovery"

The cheapest and most expensive credit accounts in South Africa

African International News Magazine compares the available credit card accounts from some of South Africa’s biggest banks.

June 28, 2022
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banking

Discovery announces secondary listing on A2X

Financial services company Discovery has been approved for a secondary listing on A2X Markets (A2X), and its shares will be available for trade on A2X from 4 July 2022.

June 27, 2022
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business

3 big changes coming to Discovery Bank – including pay-as-you-go gym

Discovery Bank has announced several new features which are being rolled out to its clients – including changes for Vitality Travel and a pay-as-you-go gym option.

June 20, 2022
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banking

Discovery Bank to refund Vitality clients affected by Comair shutdown

Discovery Bank said it will immediately refund Vitality clients affected by the shutdown of the local airline, Comair.

June 10, 2022
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banking

Child Covid cases jump in South Africa: Discovery

The number of South African children younger than nine admitted to hospital with Covid-19 has overtaken the proportion of patients aged over 80 for the first time, the country’s biggest health insu...

June 9, 2022
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lifestyle

How much you need to save to retire comfortably in South Africa

Around half of South Africans do not have a retirement plan, while as few as 6% are able to retire comfortably.

June 3, 2022
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finance

The most complained-about banks in South Africa – and one that saw a dramatic turnaround

The Ombudsman for Banking Services (OBS) has published its annual report for 2021, revealing the relationship between the country’s largest banks and their clients.

May 12, 2022
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banking

The cheapest and most expensive medical aid schemes in South Africa – pricing and what they offer

Here are some of the cheapest and most expensive medical aid schemes across popular South African insurers

April 21, 2022
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finance

Bank accounts for South Africa’s wealthy – what they offer

Discovery’s latest interim financial results show that it is carving into South Africa’s affluent market, accounting for a 20% market share of people who earn R100,000 or more each month.

April 17, 2022
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banking

The truth about living and doing business in South Africa: Discovery CEO

South Africa has tremendous potential, and the narrative around the country is much worse than the reality, says Discovery chief executive Adrian Gore.

March 28, 2022
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business opinion

Discovery medical aid pricing update for South Africa

Discovery Health Medical Scheme, the country’s largest private medical aid scheme, has announced that it will defer its 2022 price increases until even later this year.

March 28, 2022
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finance

Discovery Bank targets 700,000 customers by 2024

Discovery Ltd, Africa’s second-biggest insurer by market value, is expanding its footprint into five countries on the continent as it adapts to meet the needs of pan-African companies.

March 17, 2022
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banking