International

Environment, Cyberrisk Top WEF Risk Predictions

Environment, Cyberrisk Top WEF Risk Predictions

The World Economic Forum forecasts the most important global risks for 2018 and beyond.

 
Captive Insurance and the New U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Captive Insurance and the New U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

What impact will the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, passed in December, have on captive insurance companies?

 
2018 Cyberrisk Landscape

2018 Cyberrisk Landscape

Cybersecurity is the most dynamic risk for organizations to manage. Stay ahead of the curve with these 10 key trends that will define the threat landscape.

 
Getting Ready for GDPR

Getting Ready for GDPR

As the deadline looms for a new European Union data protection regulation, businesses must act now to avoid costly penalties.

 
Insurance Buyers Face Shifting Market

Insurance Buyers Face Shifting Market

Willis Towers Watson’s Joe Peiser discusses what insurance buyers can expect in the coming year.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Geopolitical risk, the repeal of net neutrality, computer chip security flaws, and more.

 
7 Misconceptions about GDPR You Need to Understand Now

7 Misconceptions about GDPR You Need to Understand Now

With the GDPR set to go into effect in May, organizations need to have a better understanding of their responsibilities under the new law.

 
Year in Risk 2017

Year in Risk 2017

Whether it was natural disasters, cyberattacks, corporate crises or political uncertainty, risk events made high-profile and often sobering headlines in 2017.

 
On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

Risk and insurance professionals who weathered 2017’s historic hurricane season share their first-hand disaster recovery experiences.

 
The Strengths and Weaknesses of Country Risk Maps

The Strengths and Weaknesses of Country Risk Maps

While country risk maps can be used as the basis for a number of important decisions, the way they are created can reveal flaws.

 
Downstream Disaster

Downstream Disaster

Companies can face serious reputation and financial damage when their products are misused by other parties.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

The Las Vegas massacre, Hurricane Maria’s impact on Puerto Rico, and more.

 
The Global Economy’s New Frontiers

The Global Economy’s New Frontiers

While operating and investing in emerging markets poses substantial risks, companies can increase their chances for success through robust preparation and contingency planning.

 
Grid: Locked — Managing the Risks of Hacking the Electric Grid

Grid: Locked — Managing the Risks of Hacking the Electric Grid

As more hackers focus on critical infrastructure, risk managers and consumers must prepare for the risks of cyberattacks on the electric grid.

 
Managing the New Dynamics of Terrorism

Managing the New Dynamics of Terrorism

The recent wave of attacks in the EU requires a renewed focus on travel risk management.