Corporate Governance

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Reduce "cost of compliance"

Effectively managing regulatory requirements

Martin Rohmann

Banks are complaining about the increasing, practically unmanageable complexity of regulatory requirements, and about the huge implementation costs that institutions have to bear. However, there…

Interview

Interview with Prof. Matthias Müller-Reichart

Solvency II as conditio sine qua non in the insurance industry

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

After years of preparatory work, a new, uniform supervisory system for the European insurance industry came into existence on 1st January, 2016. Solvency II represents a new quantitative and…

Interview

Governance, Risk and Compliance

Non-compliance destroys value contribution

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

A look at the media tells you a great deal about the "soul of compliance". Management misconduct is a hot topic, whether it is in the automotive sector, banking or the pharmaceutical industry.…

Study

Redefining business success in a changing world

CEO's concerns about geopolitics

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Two-thirds of CEOs (66%) see more threats facing their businesses today than three years ago.  Just over a quarter (27%) believe global growth will improve over the next 12 months, a decline of…

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Benefits and Risks of the New Insurance Regulation

Solvency II at the Gates

Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl

Investors and insurance policyholders are often confronted with complex products and providers’ opaque organisational structures. At the same time, the possibility that their claims will not be…

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Statistics, Psychology and the Risk Paradox

Are We Afraid of the Wrong Things?

Prof. Dr. Ortwin Renn [Universität Stuttgart]

New technologies, sophisticated mathematical models and increasingly comprehensive statistical surveys have brought – and continue to bring – huge advances in our understanding of risk…

Study

GRC survey 2015

There's no reward without risk

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

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…

Study

Global risk management survey

More focus on risk management

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

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…

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Rethinking Risk Management

Leveraging ERM as Part of an Effective Integrated Framework

Nicolas Kunghehian [Moody's Analytics]

This article compares the similar concepts of enterprise risk management and integrated risk management, and considers what risk practitioners can learn from an analysis of the best practices of…

Interview

Risk Management and Corporate Governance

Compliance risk analysis

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Compliance and risk analysis: How do the two issues fit together? The concept of compliance includes adherence to, observance of and conformity to particular instructions. In addition to an…