International

The Devil in the Details

The Devil in the Details

Exploiting psychology more than technology, social engineering fraud has become one of the fastest-growing corporate crime threats.

 
Data Protection Across the Pond: Implications of the EU’s New Legislation

Data Protection Across the Pond: Implications of the EU’s New Legislation

A new EU data privacy law has profound operational and financial implications for businesses around the world.

 
Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Amid landmark temperatures, nations look to mitigate the mounting dangers of climate change.

 
Social Media’s Criminal Element

Social Media’s Criminal Element

Criminals are using social media to more easily identify and target victims.

 
M&As on the Rise in the Insurance Industry

M&As on the Rise in the Insurance Industry

The ongoing soft market has sparked an increase in insurer merger and acquisition activity.

 
Year In Risk 2015

Year In Risk 2015

Some of the year’s biggest events have lasting implications for the future of risk management.

 
How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

Anne Neuberger, the NSA’s first CRO, discusses building an ERM program and the role risk management plays in national security.

 
Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

The spread of the Internet of Things has given rise to “smart cities,” where technology promises to enhance municipal services.

 
Volkswagen Rocked By Emissions Fraud Scandal

Volkswagen Rocked By Emissions Fraud Scandal

As Volkswagen’s emissions scandal unfolds, legal, regulatory and reputational damages mount.

 
Understanding Social Risk Insurance

Understanding Social Risk Insurance

Effective social and political risk analysis can help companies develop better, more proactive insurance strategies.

 
Sentiment Analysis: Are You Feeling Risky?

Sentiment Analysis: Are You Feeling Risky?

Analyzing employees’ moods may prevent workplace issues, but it also introduces risk.

 
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.

 
The Implications of Income Inequality

The Implications of Income Inequality

As Americans pay more attention to the ever-widening wage gap, a new SEC rule may expose companies to real reputational and financial risks.

 
U.S. Businesses Lag Behind on ERM

U.S. Businesses Lag Behind on ERM

A study found U.S. companies have more immature ERM processes than those in any other region.

 
Insurance By and For Women

Insurance By and For Women

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