WHO ARE WE

Protecting and developing the professional intermediary in South Africa

Brokers and financial advisors play a key role in the financial services sector as well as the local economy. The FIA – a trade association for intermediaries – strives to protect and develop the professional service of our members and their employees so consumers can benefit from the value of advice, risk management and product fulfilment in today’s DIY world.

The FIA represents approximately 2 000 financial services providers, including multinational, large, medium and small businesses. Our members operate in healthcare, long-term insurance, short-term insurance, employee benefits and investments. The FIA represents members nationally and internationally with key stakeholders such as government and regulators.

Vision of the FIA

We promote and support the interests of the financial intermediated market - to be recognised by all stakeholders as a trusted and essential contributor to the South African economy.

Mission of the FIA

To be in an effective voice of our members businesses’ in South African and abroad by: Promoting, developing, educating, supporting and protecting the rights of members

FIA’s core strategic objectives are:

  • Representing the interests of our members and their clients with all stakeholders
  • Ensuring sustainability and relevance of our members by embracing diversity and inclusive market growth
  • Serving as a centre of intelligence that informs our market position and influence
  • Membership growth and retention – influence and unity in numbers
  • A relevant value proposition that talks to the needs of our diverse membership base

With our fingers firmly on the pulse of the ever-changing business, consumer and legislative environments, the FIA strives to keep pace with the modern economy to ensure intermediaries remain relevant and viable.

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EVENTS

Thursday

24 January

Peninsula branch AGM

Cape Town

King David Mowbray Golf club

TBA

Friday

25 January

Southern Cape branch cocktail function

George

The Oakhurst insurance George Arts Theatre, 125 York street, George

18h00 for 18h30

Tuesday

29 January

East Rand & Vaal Triangle Combined Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 4 hrs)

Johannesburg

Wesley Hall, Northfield Methodist Church, Cnr Webb and Aerodrome Drives, Northmead, Benoni

08h30 for 09h00

Friday

01 February

Algemene Jaarvergadering en CPD Opleiding

Boland

Slanghoek Bergoord, Slanghoek pad, Rawsonville

09h30

Friday

01 February

North West Branch Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 1 hr)

North-West

THE ROTARY CLUB, 3 KOCK STREET, POTCHEFSTROOM

09h00 for 09h30

Wednesday

06 February

Jacaranda Branch Valentines Breakfast

Pretoria

Bronberg Restaurant, H/V Lynnwoodweg & Boschkop Afdraai, Plot 49 Zwavelpoort, Pretoria

08h00 vir 09h00

Friday

08 February

Southern Cape Branch AGM & CPD Training

Southern Cape

Pine Lodge, Cnr of Knysna Road and Madiba Drive George East

08h30 for 09h15

Friday

08 February

Pilanesberg Branch AGM & Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 1 hr)

Pilanesberg

Dupwest, 2 Edam Avenue, Waterval East Ext 37, Rustenburg

08h30 for 09h00

Monday

11 February

Kosmos Branch AGM and Member Meeting (CPD Training 5 hrs)

Kosmos

Bluegum Country Lodge, Cnr Lakeside & Van Heerden Avenue, Bethal

08h30 for 09h00

Wednesday

13 February

Northern Cape branch AGM, CPD event & kick off function

Kimberley

Kalahari Lodge, cnr of Landbou & Memorial Road

09:00

Friday

15 February

West Rand Branch AGM & Member Meeting

Johannesburg

Ruimsig Country Club, Hole-In-One Ave, Ruimsig, Roodepoort

08:30 for 09:00

Friday

15 February

North Coast Branch AGM

North Coast

Jaipur Palace

10h30

Monday

18 February

Midlands Branch member meeting & AGM

Midlands

Ascot Conference Cnt - 210 Woodhouse Road , Scotsville , PMB

12h30

Tuesday

19 February

Limpopo AGM and Branch Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 3 hrs)

Polokwane

Ivory Lodge, 26/28 van Niekerk Street, Bendor, Polokwane

09H00

Wednesday

20 February

East Rand members only meeting (CPD training 2 hrs)

East Rand

Jeppe Quondam Club , 79 Boeing Rd East, Bedfordview

09h00 for 09h30

Wednesday

20 February

Mid Vrystaat tak Algemene Jaarlikse Vergadering & afskop funksie

Mid Vrystaat

Makarios Country Lodge, 115 Abrahamskraal Rd, Bainsvlei, Bloemfontein

08h30 for 09h00

Thursday

21 February

Noord Vrystaat Tak - Ledevergadering en Afskop Funksie

Noord Vrystaat

Kroonstad Country Club Golf Couse

08h30 vir 09h00

Thursday

21 February

Tygerberg Branch Annual General Meeting and CPD training

Tygerberg

Ruslamere, 14 Langeberg Road, Durbanville

08h30

Thursday

21 February

Jacaranda arranged BI training (3 CPD hours)

Jacaranda

TBA

08h30 for 09h00

Friday

22 February

Platinum AGM and Branch Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 3 hrs)

Platinum

Zambesi Lodge, 721 Klippen Street, Montana, Pretoria

08h00

Friday

22 February

Algoa Branch Annual General Meeting and CPD Training

Algoa

Elizabeth Place, Newton Park, Port Elizabeth

08h30

Friday

22 February

North West Branch AGM

North West

Potchefstroom Country Club, Mooi River Avenue, Potchefstroom

08h30 for 09h00

Friday

22 February

Maluti Annual General Meeting & Kick off Function

Maluti

Royal Terrace Guest Lodge, Bethlehem

08h30 for 09h00

Monday

25 February

Durban Branch member meeting & AGM

Durban

Durban Country Club - 101 Isaiah Ntshangase Road, Durban

12h30

Tuesday

26 February

Protea Branch Members Only Meeting (CPD accredited)

Johannesburg

The Country Club Johannesburg, Cnr Woodlands Drive & Lincoln Street, Woodmead

08h30 for 09h00

Wednesday

27 February

Highveld AGM and Branch Members only Meeting (CPD Training 2.5 hrs)

Highveld

Rustique Boutique Hotel, Riverside Estate, R104 (Old Belfast Rd), Middelburg, Mpumalanga

08h30 Registration

Thursday

28 February

Border Branch AGM and CPD Training

Border

The Buffalo Club,1 Buffalo Park Dr, Quigney Beach, East London

11h00 for 11h15

Thursday

28 February

Lowveld AGM and Branch Members Only Meeting (CPD Training 3 hrs)

Lowveld

Orange Restaurant, 4 Du Preez St, Nelspruit

08h30

Friday

08 March

Jacaranda Branch AGM & Member Meeting (3 Hours CPD Training)

Jacaranda

Waterkloof Country Club, Johan Rissik Drive, Waterkloof

08h30

Wednesday

10 April

Vaal Triangle Branch Members Only Meeting (2 Hours CPD Training)

Vaal Triangle

TBA

Details to follow

Details to follow

Friday

17 May

Limpopo Branch meeting

Limpopo

TBA

Details to follow

Details to follow

Friday

23 August

Limpopo Branch meeting

Limpopo

TBA

Details to follow

Details to follow

Wednesday

20 November

Limpopo Branch meeting

Limpopo

TBA

Details to follow

Details to follow

MEMBERSHIP

Our value proposition

FIA members are governed by the FIA Code of Conduct, which provides peace of mind to all stakeholders including consumers.

  • We identify the effects of policy measures on our sector and act as an additional resource in ensuring that government action achieves its desired purpose

  • We attempt to influence public policy in a direction that is favourable and sustainable to members

  • We provide a wide range of communication and information to members and stakeholders regarding key industry matters

  • We gain political clout and influence by bringing competitors together turning one small voice into in a persuasive, collective shout

Members
Members are at the core of everything we do

Representation
Representing members in relationships with government, regulators, labour and communities

Image
Guarding the collective image of our members in their part of insurance delivery in South Africa

Industry experts
Knowledge and industry expertise

Enabler
Committed to building an environment for innovation, growth and development and meeting the challenges of an accelerated developing country