Future technology, digital risk, technological risk

10 July, 2017

Technological change: what’s your attitude to risk?

Most boards may not know it yet but the business over which they preside is fast becoming a technology business. Such is the increasing impact of data on decision-making and the need to disrupt or ...
Corporate crime, businessman behind bars, criminal law

10 July, 2017

Is business becoming criminalised?

Following the financial crisis of 2008, companies and their management in the UK work in a new regulatory landscape. Criminal law is increasingly used to regulate business; and prosecutors, regulators...
The Beehive Building – Parliament of NZ, Wellington

7 July, 2017

New Zealand announces new anti-money laundering initiatives

New Zealand’s foreign minister Gerry Brownlee has said he will boost funding for anti-money laundering (AML) initiatives across the Pacific.

14 June, 2017

Does gender diversity affect a company’s risk management?

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climate change, global warming

6 June, 2017

Pension fund group to increase pressure over climate risks

The body representing local government pension funds is to apply more pressure to companies over climate change after partnering with activists at the
News, global, risk

18 April, 2017

Risk hotspots — tremors from around the world

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Rolls-Royce, aerospace, defence

10 April, 2017

Rolls-Royce: after the shocks and blows, can it get back on course?

Rolls-Royce, it is said, is essentially a hedge fund with an aero engine-maker attached. The past few months, however, show where the company’s risks really lie. First came January’s announceme...
Paris, France

30 March, 2017

France: large firms face new ‘duty of care’ on risk management

New legislation has been introduced in France which places a new "duty of vigilance", or "duty of care", on large French corporates. Qualifying legal entities will have to develop and implement yea...
risk management

22 March, 2017

Why audit committees worry about risk management systems

A considerable number of audit committee members believe their organisation’s risk management system requires “substantial work”. This sobering conclusion comes from KPMG’s Audit Committee ...
boardroom executives, boardroom conflict, board members

10 January, 2017

Survey finds ‘substantial work’ needed on risk management

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