International

Year in Risk 2016

Year in Risk 2016

A review of some of the most important risk events of the year can help risk professionals guide their organizations toward future success.

 
Terror Tech

Terror Tech

From defense contractors to tech startups, a number of companies are creating new technology to deploy in the ongoing fight against terrorism.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

EU Firms Complacent on Cyberrisk

While the vast majority of large businesses report suffering a breach, many are notably unprepared—and unconcerned—looking forward.

 
Examining New Changes to English Insurance Law

Examining New Changes to English Insurance Law

Risk managers on this side of the Atlantic should take careful note of new changes to Insurance law in the United Kingdom.

 
Protecting Critical Infrastructure From Cyberattack

Protecting Critical Infrastructure From Cyberattack

Organizations need to take measures to protect physical operations from cyberattacks.

 
Health Kick

Health Kick

Preserving healthy eating attempts.

 
Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Resilience ratings can ensure that natural disasters have a low impact on critical building infrastructure.

 
The Insurance Impact of the Fort McMurray Wildfires

The Insurance Impact of the Fort McMurray Wildfires

Canada’s costliest natural disaster will have significant insurance implications.

 
Heading for Disaster

Heading for Disaster

Many middle-market companies are still unprepared to ensure business continuity in the wake of natural disasters.

 
Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

The widespread corruption and third-party data security vulnerabilities revealed in the Panama Papers scandal demand attention now.

 
Captive Creativity

Captive Creativity

Many innovative companies are developing new strategic uses for their captives.

 
Human Rights and Corporate Wrongs

Human Rights and Corporate Wrongs

Companies are being held accountable for abusive practices in their supply chains.

 
Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union will have a lasting effect on the global economy.

 
Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

As climate change takes its toll, businesses must act to address flood and drought risks.