International

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.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Investigating the cause of London’s Grenfell Tower fire, Uber’s CEO resigns, and more.

 
The Kangaroo Conundrum

The Kangaroo Conundrum

Driven crazy by kangaroos.

 
Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Autonomous technology may soon hit the seas as companies develop remote-controlled or even fully autonomous ships.

 
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.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Hacking the French election, a unicorn fight, a reputation crisis at United Airlines and more.

 
How to Use the World Economic Forum’s Cybersecurity Principles

How to Use the World Economic Forum’s Cybersecurity Principles

Ten best practices for boards of directors and the C-suite to take a holistic, risk-based approach to cyberrisk.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May

Notepad: Risk in Review – May

North Carolina’s bathroom bill repeal, the Atlantic hurricane season outlook and more.

 
The Infrastructure Investment Gap

The Infrastructure Investment Gap

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

 
Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

New peer-to-peer insurance companies are trying to reinvent the industry. Are these models a passing fad or the future of insurance?

 
Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Cybersecurity threats present a number of policy challenges for the new president.

 
Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Market conditions in the shipping industry may mean crises for cargo companies.