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The Hunt for Risk Management’s Panda

The Hunt for Risk Management’s Panda

To improve its public image, the risk management profession should follow the lead of the World Wildlife Fund.

 
The Psychology of Risk

The Psychology of Risk

Effective crisis management planning requires understanding and overcoming natural human responses to risk.

 
Four Key Cyberrisk Management Questions for Directors and Officers

Four Key Cyberrisk Management Questions for Directors and Officers

As cyber liability standards evolve, courts increasingly hold directors and officers responsible for cybersecurity lapses.

 
Ransomware Ready: How to Prepare for the Day You Get Locked Out

Ransomware Ready: How to Prepare for the Day You Get Locked Out

As widespread ransomware attacks force organizations to take the threat more seriously, it is critical to develop a clear response strategy.

 
A New Method for Measuring Captive Performance

A New Method for Measuring Captive Performance

By monitoring key performance indicators and financial metrics, risk managers can help ensure the efficacy of a captive.

 
Examining the Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance

Examining the Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance

Risk managers should be aware of The American Law Institute’s new Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance because courts will likely use it to help formulate their decisions in coverage disputes.

 
Preparing for Brexit

Preparing for Brexit

As the United Kingdom begins the process of leaving the European Union, organizations must consider the impact on their operations.

 
Insuring Against Terrorism

Insuring Against Terrorism

A shifting and intensifying political risk landscape has increased the challenge of finding the right terrorism coverage.

 
Cyber and the C-Suite: New Cyberrisk Responsibilities for Chief Risk Officers

Cyber and the C-Suite: New Cyberrisk Responsibilities for Chief Risk Officers

New regulatory standards are redefining the cyberrisk management responsibilities of chief risk officers and other executives.

 
Uncovering Long-Tail Liability Coverage in Historical Insurance Policies

Uncovering Long-Tail Liability Coverage in Historical Insurance Policies

Policyholders with long-tail insurance claims should dust off their general liability policies to see if they are leaving coverage on the table.

 
Risk Uprising: Navigating Today’s Political Turmoil

Risk Uprising: Navigating Today’s Political Turmoil

Brexit, Donald Trump’s election and other dramatic developments have moved political risks to the top of many corporate agendas.

 
The Importance of Financial Disaster Preparedness

The Importance of Financial Disaster Preparedness

Thorough preparation for a wide range of losses is essential for successful financial recovery after a catastrophic event.

 
Worked to Death

Worked to Death

Businesses in Japan are increasingly trying to grapple with the phenomenon known as “karoshi,” or death from excessive overtime.

 
Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Fire scene investigators team up with trained canine detectives to help sniff out foul play.

 
Why Do M&As Fail?

Why Do M&As Fail?

Mergers and acquisitions are a popular strategy for growth, but many pitfalls await the unwary.