International

The Hidden Risks of Outsourcing

The Hidden Risks of Outsourcing

As the standards of doing business change along the supply chain, will outsourcing end up costing companies more in the long run?

 
Cyberattacks Threaten Critical Infrastructure

Cyberattacks Threaten Critical Infrastructure

Hacks on industrial targets have the potential to cause more damage than any data breach to date.

 
Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Global economic losses from natural catastrophes have remained about the same over the past 20 years.

 
Improving Supply Chain Visibility

Improving Supply Chain Visibility

New advances can help companies and insurers see supply chain risks more clearly.

 
Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Despite its importance, intellectual property is often overlooked in risk management planning.

 
Life Science M&As Create New Risks

Life Science M&As Create New Risks

As life science companies acquire businesses, they need to be mindful of evolving risk profiles.

 
Manufacturing in 3D: Will 3D Printing Revolutionize Modern Industry?

Manufacturing in 3D: Will 3D Printing Revolutionize Modern Industry?

The rise of 3D printing and the Maker Movement has some experts wondering if we are on the cusp of a new Industrial Revolution.

 
Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

A study reveals that businesses worry most about business interruption and supply chain risk.

 
Going Beyond the Headlines with Global Risk Management

Going Beyond the Headlines with Global Risk Management

Despite an ongoing economic recovery in the United States and around the world, countries like Brazil, Thailand and Kenya are experiencing heightened levels of risk

 
The Insurance Industry Responds to Climate Change Risk

The Insurance Industry Responds to Climate Change Risk

For insurers, the climate change debate is quickly becoming irrelevant as potentially catastrophic threats demand taking the subject very seriously.

 
Overstepping Their Authority

Overstepping Their Authority

As regulatory actions increase, organizations are finding that regulators can be overzealous in their pursuit of justice.

 
Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

The brutal actions of ISIS terrorists only scratch the surface of today’s kidnapping risk.

 
Improving Global Supply Chain Sustainability

Improving Global Supply Chain Sustainability

The Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh has spurred safety reforms in the apparel industry.

 
Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

African nations are turning to cat bonds as an alternative way to adapt to climate change.

 
Protecting Students Abroad from Ebola

Protecting Students Abroad from Ebola

As Ebola spreads throughout West Africa, vigilance and contingency planning are critical.