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The FSB is thinking of scrapping Level II Regulatory Exam (which would have tested product knowledge) in favour of an approach that forces insurers to train staff and monitor their actions. Do you agree with this approach?

Results
Yes. The Level II Regulatory Exams were a massive headache for those who had to write them (61.27%)
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No. At least with the exams you knew who were the top achievers. A lot of trust now needs to be given to insurers. (38.73%)
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Other Polls

ASISA stats show that South Africa’s uninsured gap is R28 trillion. Will we be able to eradicate this in our lifetime?

Ran from 26 Jun 2017 to 10 Jul 2017

Discovery CEO Adrian Gore says that Human beings are miscoded (unsuited) for financial planning. Do you agree?

Ran from 07 Jun 2017 to 24 Jun 2017

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has said that the NHI will bring about change in the industry which will see medical schemes a slim picture of their former selves. Do you think this is the right approach to be taken?

Ran from 23 May 2017 to 06 Jun 2017

The technology around genomics and precision medicine is advancing rapidly, and genetic testing is becoming more common. Will this benefit your clients?

Ran from 09 May 2017 to 22 May 2017

It is believed that it will cost R1.38 bn a year over the next 10 years to fix Johannesburgs roads. Do you think there is room for partnerships with the insurance industry to assist in this as the industry would benefit from fewer claims?

Ran from 24 Apr 2017 to 08 May 2017

The recent S&P downgrade of South Africa to junk status refers. How long do you think it will take us to get out of it

Ran from 06 Apr 2017 to 23 Apr 2017

Swiss RE reports that insured losses due to natural catastrophe events in 2016 was $54 billion, up 42% from 2015. Does this mean we are in for a cycle of hard rates?

Ran from 30 Mar 2017 to 05 Apr 2017

A satisfied client will tell three friends, a dissatisfied client will tell the world. Has technology shaped the way people talk about your business?

Ran from 13 Mar 2017 to 29 Mar 2017

Is the demarcation issue an agenda being driven by the big medical aid companies in order to get policyholders to upgrade to higher medical aid options?

Ran from 28 Feb 2017 to 12 Mar 2017

After the escapades at SONA, are we going to have a level headed budget this year?

Ran from 14 Feb 2017 to 27 Feb 2017
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