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Discovery’s new Retirement Fund targets the root causes of SA’s retirement savings gap

Discovery’s new Retirement Fund targets the root causes of SA’s retirement savings gap

Press releases   •   May 22, 2019 11:00 GMT

Discovery launches new fund to help South African employees close the retirement gap.

Period of exceptional growth for Discovery and considerable investment in new initiatives

Period of exceptional growth for Discovery and considerable investment in new initiatives

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2019 08:18 GMT

21 February 2019 – Discovery today presented its half-year results for the period ended 31 December 2018; representing a period of exceptional growth, with a temporary decline in profits due to considerable investment in new initiatives, and volatility in large claims in Discovery Life, unique to this reporting period.

Discovery introduces the world’s first behavioural bank

Discovery introduces the world’s first behavioural bank

Press releases   •   Nov 14, 2018 12:14 GMT

14 November 2018 – Johannesburg – Financial services company, Discovery, today announced details of its new banking offering. Described as the world’s first behavioural bank, the fully digital bank leverages Discovery’s Shared-Value model, and can be joined from March 2019 by anyone with a smart phone.

Can behavioural science give us all a better day?

Can behavioural science give us all a better day?

Press releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 14:12 GMT

How can we shift our perception to create a better reality? Caroline Webb, renowned leadership coach and economist, shared critical views on getting the most out of the human brain to have a better, more productive day, every day. Webb was one of the speakers at the 2018 Discovery Leadership Summit, held on Thursday in Sandton, Johannesburg.

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Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

News   •   May 17, 2019 07:54 GMT

2019 Brand Finance Insurance 100 report ranks Discovery as the second-strongest insurance brand in the world.

Mr. Mark Tucker to succeed Mr. Monty Hilkowitz as Chairperson of the Board of Discovery

Mr. Mark Tucker to succeed Mr. Monty Hilkowitz as Chairperson of the Board of Discovery

News   •   Dec 06, 2018 10:12 GMT

Chairperson and independent non-executive Director, Mr. Hilkowitz, has informed the Board that he has decided to retire, effective 28 February 2019. Discovery is very grateful to Mr Hilkowitz for his invaluable contribution to the Group throughout the last 16 years of exceptional growth.

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How Vitality makes people healthier

How Vitality makes people healthier

Documents   •   Jun 27, 2017 11:21 GMT

The Vitality business model leverages advances in behavioural economics to incentivize people to make healthier choices and dynamically rewards them for reducing their risk, in the form of premium reductions and other benefits. Vitality is now credited as a leading example of shared value in insurance, backed by clinical evidence that members are healthier, live longer and claim less.