On Thursday the 18th of August 2016, Durban based income protection specialists – Financial Management International (FMI) – launched their Critical Illness cover in Durban at the Plant in Berea. The FMI CI Cover is the first critical illness product in the market to oer a combination of income and lump sum benefits plus practical assistance and an expert medical second opinion. The company has recently announced that it has been acquired by Bidvest Insurance Group and FMI employees, brokers and Bidvest Insurance Group management were all present at this innovative event.