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Effective Risk Governance

Risk Culture: The invisible Power?

Margarita Chalmer [Hapag-Lloyd]

Dave Ulrich who has published a number of books about the human aspects of a successful business [e.g. Ulrich 2015], once suggested that investors and auditors need to monitor and assess the…

Interview

Cyber security

Risk-based approach instead of checklists

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Cyber security is an ongoing issue in all areas, including the banking world. How are things looking in the industry? What role do analysis methods play? And where do people fit into all the…

Study

Global Cyber Risk Perception Survey

Challenges for Managing Cybersecurity Risk

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Technology is dramatically transforming the global business environment, with continual advances in areas ranging from artificial intelligence to the Internet of Things (IoT), to data…

Interview

Forward-looking real time intelligence and Predictive Analysis

AI creates intelligent data

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

There is a lot of talk about AI or artificial intelligence. But where are we currently with the forward-looking technology and how can it make a real breakthrough? FIRM spoke to Heiner Pollert,…

Study

Engineering and construction projects

Defective product and quality control losses on the rise

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Large engineering and construction projects have changed beyond recognition in recent decades. Whether it is an airport, a power plant or a car manufacturing complex, sites are now much larger,…

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Project risk management

Risks of international project insurance from a German perspective

Roland Gerds

The growing globalization with more than 200 countries worldwide and the steadily increasing participation of small and medium-sized enterprises requires that laws, guidelines and jurisdictions…

News

Safer financial system

More capital = end of financial crises

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

The financial system now is safer than it was before the financial crisis in 2008 and that is almost entirely a result of better-capitalized banks, argued John Cochrane, Senior Fellow of Hoover…

Study

Interdisciplinary study

A Positive Assessment for Reforms of Financial Market Regulation

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

The regulatory measures following the financial crisis have made credit institutions and the German banking sector, in general, more stable. This is a result of a study by the LOEWE Centre SAFE…

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Annual Risk Report

Top 10 Supply Chain Risks for 2019

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Supply chain risk management company Resilience360 has released its first annual Risk Report, which outlines the Top 10 Supply Chain Risks for 2019 – a summary of threats that deserve particular…

Interview

Cyber crime, cyber war and cyber terrorism

Increasing professionalisation of cyber criminals

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Cyber attacks are increasing and becoming more sophisticated, costing companies billions. The range of risks is huge, covering everything from cyber crime to cyber war to cyber terrorism and…