Remembering the Father of Fractals
Frank Romeike [Editor-in-chief RiskNET]11.11.2015, 06:30
"The goal of science has always been to reduce the complexity of the world to simple rules." This quote comes from Benoît B. Mandelbrot, who was one of the few people to imbue mathematics...
Independent Price Verification
Dorothee Hockel/Yvan Robert03.11.2015, 09:00
Prudent valuation of financial instruments, based on independently verified prices, became more and more importance during past years. Implications from severe mismarking and even fraudulent...
Survey on risk management in the logistics industry
Michael Huth29.10.2015, 15:09
My colleague, Dirk Lohre, Professor at Heilbronn University, and I have been conducting empirical research in the logistics industry since 2008. Out intention has been - and still is - to monitor the...
The Changing Role of the Risk Manager
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]13.10.2015, 11:06
More than seven out of ten (71%) of risk managers say their overall level of influence is greater now than it was three years ago according to a survey of 500 companies in Europe, the Middle East and...
Michael Huth18.09.2015, 13:00
The automotive industry is one of the most important industries for Germany (and also in many other industrial countries worldwide). For logistics and supply chain management, there arise certain...
The costs and benefits of lifting sanctions against Iran
Steen Jakobsen [Saxo Bank]03.09.2015, 18:07
The Iranian proverb "A drowning man is not troubled by rain" captures why Iran and the US were and are almost desperate to strike a deal to lift Iranian sanctions.
For Iran, the harsh...
Review of natural catastrophes
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]14.07.2015, 13:56
The review on the natural catastrophes for the first half of 2015 was characterised by the earthquake in Nepal and by the heatwave that affected India and Pakistan. Some 12,000 people fell victim to...
FIRM Offsite and Research Conference 2015 follow-up
Frank Romeike [Editor-in-chief]14.07.2015, 10:29
"Taunus. As high as you can go. Because the Taunus is full of high points – and offers so much at such a high level" that's the punchy slogan on the Taunus Tourism website. High points at a...
GRC survey 2015
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]10.07.2015, 09:06
Operating a business requires taking risks. Organizations that identify and manage these risks well are positioned to grow and remain successful. That is the result of this year's global governance,...
Global risk management survey
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]01.07.2015, 08:19
In an age of heightened and evolving regulatory expectations, financial institutions must not only comply with regulations, but also find the flexibility to respond quickly and effectively to future...
Risk Management and Corporate Governance
RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]22.04.2015, 17:16
Continual data management strategy
Deborah Blaxell / Martin Bonney [Epiq Systems]13.04.2015, 15:26
Today’s working environment is increasingly dominated by the use of mobile and social media, raising important implications for corporate data management. Mobile media is firmly integrated into our...
Learning from the future
Frank Romeike [Editor-in-chief RiskNET]08.04.2015, 10:15