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Project risk management: Risks of international project insurance from a German perspectiveComment

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…

Increasing professionalisation of cyber criminalsInterview

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…

Master the Disaster: Why CFOs Must Initiate Natural Catastrophe Preparedness in 2019 and BeyondNews

Natural Catastrophe Preparedness

Master the Disaster

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

When natural disaster catches a company under-prepared, the chief financial officer is increasingly on the hot seat to break the bad financial news to shareholders and investors.

That according…

Global Insolvency Outlook 2019: Closed monitoring of the political and policy-related risksStudy

Global Insolvency Outlook 2019

Closed monitoring of the political and policy-related risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

In 2018, global insolvencies confirmed their upward trend which started in 2017 after seven consecutive years of sizable declines. Indeed, the Global Insolvency Index of Euler Hermes which…

Future Outlook and Emerging Risks: Artificial Intelligence will bring new benefits and risksStudy

Future Outlook and Emerging Risks

Artificial Intelligence will bring new benefits and risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to the ability of a computer program to think and learn like a human and its snowballing impact on society is undeniable. AI applications already pervade many…

Natural disasters and man-made catastrophes: Global insured losses from disaster events in 2017 were the highest everStudy

Natural disasters and man-made catastrophes

Global insured losses from disaster events in 2017 were the highest ever

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Total global economic losses from natural and man-made disasters in 2017 were USD 337 billion, almost double the losses in 2016 and the second highest on record, the latest sigma study from the…

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…

Risk Landscape 2018: Business interruption and cyber incidents dominate risk landscapeStudy

Risk Landscape 2018

Business interruption and cyber incidents dominate risk landscape

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

They take aim at the backbone of the connected economy and, when they strike, can jeopardize the success, or even the existence, of companies of every size and sector. Business interruption (#1…

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…

Defective product risk: Product recall risks growing in size and numberStudy

Defective product risk

Product recall risks growing in size and number

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Samsung recalled 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 phones after users reported flames and explosions caused by overheating batteries (estimated cost: $5bn+). Automaker, Toyota issued a recall on over…