Millennials face a demonstrable insurance gap of R15 trillion

Press releases   •   Jun 28, 2018 12:42 CAT

South Africa’s young adults could bridge the growing life and disability insurance gap by diverting a fraction of their monthly lifestyle expenditure to financial services products. The largest insurance gap is currently presented by millennials between the age of 18 and 30 coupled by high levels of indebtedness and low savings.

Discovery launches Business Insurance

Press releases   •   May 15, 2018 13:10 CAT

Discovery today announced the launch of Discovery Business Insurance – a new type of shared value insurance focused on building better and “healthier” businesses.

MTN Business and Discovery Business Insurance partner to grow South African businesses in a data-enhanced world

Press releases   •   Jan 19, 2021 09:01 CAT

If a business hasn’t adapted to integrated digital market operations by now, it’s safe to say it’s not being seen by many people. Discovery Business Insurance and MTN have partnered to give businesses access to affordable data.

Managing the second Wave – a plea for a collective response from all South Africans

Press releases   •   Dec 14, 2020 07:15 CAT

With many South Africans preparing for a December break, daily new reported COVID-19 cases are at their highest levels since July and rapidly increasing. South Africa’s infection rates are following a strikingly similar trajectory to Europe’s second wave, peaking six to seven months after the initial outbreak.

Discovery Vitality announces new partnership with Strava, the social platform for athletes

Press releases   •   Dec 11, 2020 13:22 CAT

Vitality members can earn Vitality points using their Strava app, and Strava becomes the new home of the Team Vitality Community.

Mpumalanga students receive the gift of connectivity

Press releases   •   Dec 10, 2020 13:04 CAT

When principal Zanele Tjiana discovered that the computers at her school were stolen, she thought there was no way learners could complete their lessons for 2020 – until she contacted Discovery’s Dr Lerato Khatle who found a donor in 24 hours.

Hylton Kallner is appointed as CEO of Discovery Bank

Press releases   •   Dec 10, 2020 09:51 CAT

The bank is poised for growth with the behavioural model revealing the lowest-risk client base in the industry in under two years since launching to the public

Discovery’s new prepaid offer gives anyone in South Africa easy access to affordable, quality, healthcare

Press releases   •   Dec 07, 2020 07:14 CAT

The Discovery Prepaid Health platform brings affordability, transparency and predictability to the costs of care by allowing users to buy prepaid vouchers for valued services – starting with face-to-face visits to a GP with access to medicine, all-inclusive at R300.

Discovery Vitality launches report that measured the impact of COVID-19 on health behaviours and preventative screenings

Press releases   •   Dec 01, 2020 15:08 CAT

Discovery Vitality today announced the release of its Care Gap Report which highlights the extent to which members engaged in health behaviours and accessed health promotion and preventative services during COVID-19 lockdown.

Discovery Foundation makes R24.5m investment in training and research of public sector doctors for 2020

Press releases   •   Nov 30, 2020 13:55 CAT

Despite a challenging year marked by the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Discovery Foundation continues to support cutting-edge clinical research and medical training in South Africa’s public and academic medicine sector; with research grants for 37 public sector doctors and institutions.

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