Risk maturity lags behind developing threats

Regulatory risk and economic uncertainty have topped a poll conducted by the consultancy Protiviti as the top threats according to executives for 2020. Regulatory risk was seen as the biggest overall risk with 70% of respondents to the survey Read more

Risk managers should focus more on complex risks

While organisations have become much better at understanding how to mitigate conventional risk,  risk managers and their enterprises should focus more on complex risks, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF).

“Humanity has become remarkably adept at understanding how Read more

More focus on risk management

The first flurry of predictions for 2018 are beginning to drift in. While technology disruption, natural disasters and cyber risk are all near the top of most lists published so far, risk management has also gone up the agenda Read more

Setting the risk agenda

Risk managers recognise the challenges they face that are coming from increased business outsourcing, greater political uncertainty (including but not limited to Brexit) and business volatility.

The challenges of demographic and socio-economic factors, climate change, digitisation and new technology, Read more

There’s still time to have your say

As most readers are aware, the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) is exploring the future direction the profession of risk management is likely to take.

While we’ve had a lot of responses to our industry-wide survey, we’d urge all Read more