Findings

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.

 
Attitudes Toward Corruption

Attitudes Toward Corruption

A gap between the perceived effectiveness of a company’s compliance program and reality gives businesses a false sense of security.

 
Planning for Water Shortages

Planning for Water Shortages

Multi-year droughts may be part of a new normal that requires businesses to plan ahead for water shortages.

 
The Real Data at Risk

The Real Data at Risk

Loss of intellectual property can have catastrophic implications, but many businesses may be overlooking the risk.

 
Insurance By and For Women

Insurance By and For Women

Women present both the biggest emerging insurance market and untapped labor force.

 
The Risks of Mobile Payment Technology

The Risks of Mobile Payment Technology

Few experts believe mobile payment technology is secure, but they are still using it.

 
Domain.Risk

Domain.Risk

For the 10 riskiest top-level domains, 96% or more of the sites may be home to malicious activity.

 
Five Fundamental Risks for Drones

Five Fundamental Risks for Drones

As the drone sector expands, so will its risks.

 
Advantages of Strategic Risk Management

Advantages of Strategic Risk Management

SRM addresses risks that are disruptive, but also looks at a risk’s “flip side.”

 
The Rise of Malvertising

The Rise of Malvertising

Attackers are distributing malware through ads on legitimate websites, making even more of the internet “untrustworthy.”