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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.

Optimism after a lost decade

Optimism after a lost decade

Press releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 10:42 GMT

Today at the 2018 Discovery Leadership Summit held in Sandton, business leaders emphasised the irrefutable case for economic growth. This is central to turning around the country since the 2008 financial crisis and the challenges associated with state capture.

A Conversation with President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at the Discovery Leadership Summit 2018

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2018 08:21 GMT

7 October 2018 – Johannesburg – Discovery today announced the celebrated global leaders and influential individuals who will take to the stage at the Discovery Leadership Summit, 2018. The event takes place on 1 November 2018.

Discovery delivers strong results as the Group launches new businesses and develops its bank and Global Vitality Platform

Discovery delivers strong results as the Group launches new businesses and develops its bank and Global Vitality Platform

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2018 08:00 GMT

Annual results show excellent performance across Discovery’s businesses with disciplined allocation of capital and cash.

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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.