Findings

The Infrastructure Investment Gap

The Infrastructure Investment Gap

The United States spends only 2.5% of its GDP on infrastructure.

 
Fighting Bribery and Corruption

Fighting Bribery and Corruption

A plurality of risk and compliance professionals believe the top risk to their anti-bribery and corruption program will come from third parties.

 
Risk Management Priorities

Risk Management Priorities

With increasing ERM adoption and risk management visibility, what are the top risk management priorities for 2017?

 
The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

A number of obstacles facing both insurers and consumers could explain why the market for cyber insurance has not been stronger.

 
Only Humans Can Prevent Wildfires

Only Humans Can Prevent Wildfires

A study of wildfires in the United States found that the number of blazes caused by humans is much higher than previously believed.

 
BYOD Risk Meets IoT Reality

BYOD Risk Meets IoT Reality

Enterprises struggle to understand just how vulnerable they are to the risks introduced by connected devices in the workplace.

 
Delivering Risk

Delivering Risk

As restaurant deliveries become more popular, so do the accompanying risks.

 
Phishing with Dynamite

Phishing with Dynamite

In 2016, phishing not only continued to grow as a cyberthreat, but was deployed more strategically to maximize profit for cybercriminals.

 
The Data Breach Blame Game

The Data Breach Blame Game

Not only do consumers expect businesses to manage online security risks, most said they would not do business with breached firms.

 
Marijuana in the Workplace

Marijuana in the Workplace

Only seven states do not allow usage of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, but complicated workers compensation issues remain.

 
Measuring Insurance Customer Satisfaction

Measuring Insurance Customer Satisfaction

Insurer profitability and broker expertise are among the key factors contributing to overall customer satisfaction with insurance companies.

 
The Wage Gap in the Boardroom

The Wage Gap in the Boardroom

While board diversity is rising, minority and female directors are consistently paid less and given fewer opportunities for leadership roles.

 
Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

A majority of directors see a considerable gap between the expectations and reality of the board’s ability to oversee a company.

 
Insurers and Climate Change

Insurers and Climate Change

While more U.S. insurers are improving their disclosure and management of climate risk, most are still giving it minimal attention.

 
The Rise of Ransomware

The Rise of Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have quadrupled in 2016, and many industries are seeing a significant uptick in hacking and malware attacks.