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The Global Risks Report 2019: Growing number of complex and interconnected risksStudy

The Global Risks Report 2019

Growing number of complex and interconnected risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

The world's ability to foster collective action in the face of urgent major crises has reached crisis levels, with worsening international relations hindering action across a growing array of…

Compliance index model: Compliance: A matter of cultureInterview

Compliance index model

Compliance: A matter of culture

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Compliance measures result in costs but do they also have a benefit? It's difficult to assess the success of measures. It tends to arise – if at all – after a delay and the contribution made to…

Global Risks 2018: World Enters Critical Period of Intensified Risks in 2018Study

Global Risks 2018

World Enters Critical Period of Intensified Risks in 2018

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

The prospect of strong economic growth in 2018 presents leaders with a golden opportunity to address signs of severe weakness in many of the complex systems that underpin our world, such as…

RiskNET Summit 2017: Future risk managementPhoto Gallery

RiskNET Summit 2017

Future risk management

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Cyber hazards, sabotage, data theft, FinTechs, separatist movements, economic and geopolitical risks. The range of risks for all industries – and particularly for the financial sector – is wide…

RiskTalk: can a better conversation help fend off disaster?News

Influence of 'risk talk'

RiskTalk: can a better conversation help fend off disaster?

Anette Mikes

We often respond to blunders such as the explosion on BP's Deepwater Horizon, the collapse of Lehman Brothers, and the Volkswagen emissions scandal by asking: What were they thinking? But before…

Staying the comfort zone as a risk: More speed – less riskInterview

Staying in the comfort zone as a risk

More speed – less risk

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Dealing with risks, making decisions, taking on leadership roles, cooperating in a team, setting objectives, showing persistence and maybe sometimes the courage to turn back – these are all…

Digitalisation, cyber security, disruptive innovations: Risks in the age of digital bank countersInterview

Digitalisation, cyber security, disruptive innovations

Risks in the age of digital bank counters

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Digitalisation, cyber security, disruptive innovations and new business models – the banking world has a lot of issues to deal with. Traditional banks in particular are having to reconsider their…

Quantitative methods are powerful instrumentsInterview

Statistics and Intuition

Quantitative methods are powerful instruments

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

It is not just risk managers who occasionally confuse correlation with causality, neglect variability and sampling error or multiply the probability of occurrence by the extent of loss and forget…

Risk Governance: Complexity,  self-reinforcement, real time, tsunamiInterview

Risk Governance

Complexity, self-reinforcement, real time, tsunami

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

A look at current practice often reveals a dilemma in traditional risk management in companies. On the operational side of a business we find more mechanistic risk management – using standardized…

Cyber security: We need a new systemic approachInterview

Cyber security

We need a new systemic approach

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Everyone is talking about Industry 4.0 and digitalisation. Up and down the country, the business community, lobby groups and politicians are excited about the issue. The basic tone is that anyone…