Findings

Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Most rank their organizations above-average at building reputation, but they appear unequipped to identify and mitigate against the risks.

 
Keeping Up with Emerging Risks

Keeping Up with Emerging Risks

Because of evolving risk complexity, forecasting critical business risks will become more difficult over the next three years.

 
Combating C-Suite Fraud

Combating C-Suite Fraud

A persistent minority of executives continues to justify corrupt activity to improve financial performance.

 
As Regulations Change, Risks Stay the Same

As Regulations Change, Risks Stay the Same

Board members and top-level executives continue to be most concerned about regulatory risk.

 
Why Go Global?

Why Go Global?

For organizations wishing to grow into other areas of the world, knowing why can be a key factor in success.

 
Liar for Hire

Liar for Hire

Researchers found that 70% of resumes contain some sort of inaccuracy.

 
Cyber Ignorance Is Not Bliss

Cyber Ignorance Is Not Bliss

More than 40% of executives are either unsure whether their companies have formal cybersecurity protocols in place or do not understand them.

 
M&A and Talent Risk

M&A and Talent Risk

Organizations that give the same focus to talent as they do to operations and finance will realize the most value from a merger or acquisition.

 
The Crisis Vulnerability Gap

The Crisis Vulnerability Gap

While board members believe their companies would respond effectively to a crisis, fewer than half have playbooks for likely scenarios.

 
Class Action Litigation Trends

Class Action Litigation Trends

The top 10 settlements in employment-related categories reaching an all-time high in 2015, and the surge of activity is expected to continue.

 
Examining the Emerging Geopolitical Risks of 2016

Examining the Emerging Geopolitical Risks of 2016

As organizations explore international opportunities, understanding the political and economic risk climate in global markets is critical.

 
Boards Still Not Prepared for Social Media Risk

Boards Still Not Prepared for Social Media Risk

Only 6% of boards feel as though they are well-versed in social media risk.

 
Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Amid concerns about pollution and climate change, business is booming for the clean tech sector, but this growth has not come without risks.

 
The 2015 Data Breach Toll

The 2015 Data Breach Toll

According to the Identity Theft Resource Center, 2015 saw 780 data breaches that exposed a total of 177,866,236 records.

 
Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk management professionals in both the United States and Canada saw modest increases in average base salary in 2015.