Emerging Risks

Using Captives to Insure Against Political Risk

Using Captives to Insure Against Political Risk

As political risks increase worldwide, captives may provide an answer to key coverage questions.

 
Economic Factors Drive Top Risks

Economic Factors Drive Top Risks

Economic and geopolitical uncertainty marked top risks facing businesses this year, while risk readiness hit a 12-year low.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Global extinction, Notre Dame fire aftermath, cyclone preparedness in India, and more.

 
Getting Serious About ESG Risks

Getting Serious About ESG Risks

Investors are increasingly scrutinizing environmental, social and governance activity.

 
Strengthening Third-Party Risk Management

Strengthening Third-Party Risk Management

Vendors are essential for doing business but may also introduce serious security risks.

 
Achieving True Business Resilience

Achieving True Business Resilience

Operationalizing risk management with data will strengthen business continuity planning.

 
Insurers Turn to Anti-Fraud Tech

Insurers Turn to Anti-Fraud Tech

To combat rising fraud, insurers are turning to a range of technology tools.

 
Business Email Compromise on the Rise

Business Email Compromise on the Rise

Breach responders saw a 133% increase last year in business email compromise, driving a rise in cyber losses from hacking.

 
Why GDPR Should Not Stifle Information Sharing

Why GDPR Should Not Stifle Information Sharing

Does the processing and exchange of personal information embedded in some threat information violate GDPR and thus expose companies to severe fines?

 
Why Cultivating and Maintaining a Diverse Workforce Is Important

Why Cultivating and Maintaining a Diverse Workforce Is Important

As businesses build their workforces of the future, they are increasingly realizing that it makes good business sense to promote diversity and inclusion.

 
The Evolution of Parametric Insurance

The Evolution of Parametric Insurance

The insurance industry is creating new applications for index-based coverage.

 
Data Privacy Governance in the Age of GDPR

Data Privacy Governance in the Age of GDPR

With new data protection regulations, Canadian and U.S. companies must reassess how they process and safeguard personal information.

 
Will Climate Change Impact Reinsurance Rates?

Will Climate Change Impact Reinsurance Rates?

As natural disaster losses mount, the reinsurance response could spur action on climate change.

 
The Dangers of Shadow Apps

The Dangers of Shadow Apps

The use of unsanctioned apps in the workplace introduces new risks for IT departments.

 
Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Companies should assess the potential impact of these top political risks for 2019, including possible systemic and secondary effects.