December 1, 2008
ERM has gained increasing attention in the current economic environment. Investors, regulators and chief officers alike look to managing enterprise-wide risks as a magic bullet to rebuild trust and prevent...
November 30, 2008
This article details the growing importance of ERM and contrasts ERM with old models for risk management to illustrate how ERM, if positioned correctly, can add value to companies today....
May 1, 2008
Beginning in the third quarter of 2008, Standard and Poor’s will incorporate Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) into discussions at regularly scheduled credit review meetings. The discussions of ERM will focus...
April 1, 2008
Articulating an organization’s risk appetite continues to be a difficult undertaking, with many organizations failing to connect their risk appetite to strategy and capital allocation. A recent IBM thought...
February 4, 2008
Standard & Poor's proposed expansion of ERM program evaluation to the nonfinancial sector has the potential to significantly affect the credit ratings process for firms in the seventeen industry sectors to...
December 31, 2007
In recent years the use of derivatives by mutual funds has soared. Yet, there has been little guidance offered to boards on the oversight roles when it comes to derivatives. ...
December 1, 2007
An Aon Global Risk Consulting survey conducted among 103 organizations in July 2007 aimed at supporting global organizations in developing enterprise risk management (ERM) strategies throughout various organizational cultures and utilizing sufficient...
November 15, 2007
On Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, S&P issued a request for comment on their proposal to include an assessment of corporate enterprise risk management practices as a key component of their overall...
June 5, 2007
The article focuses on the increasing number of disasters we have faced in recent years and the use of enterprise risk management (ERM) to prepare businesses for such problems. Because...
May 1, 2007
The Institute of Management Accountants has issued a new document that summarizes tools and techniques used by businesses that have effectively implemented an ERM program. After identifying risks, businesses should...
March 31, 2007
This is an examination of an implementation of an ERM discipline in one of the Federal Reserve Banks. It demonstrates a possible model where financial performance targets are not the...
February 1, 2007
Reputation is very important to most organizations, yet many companies do a poor job of managing risks to their reputation. Too often, companies focus their energy on addressing threats to...
January 31, 2007
A survey published by KPMG titled, Enterprise Risk Management in the United States, reflects senior executive perspectives about risk management practices and on-going efforts to successfully implement and monitor ERM...
December 31, 2006
The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) has issued a new document that emphasizes the importance of understanding and managing risks in today’s complex business environment. Topics covered in the...
November 1, 2006
The Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) has recently introduced its Risk Maturity Model (RMM) to help organizations better utilize Enterprise Risk Management. The RIMS Risk Maturity Model can be...
April 1, 2006
Companies can gain a competitive edge from the close monitoring of all risks that comes from fully implemented ERM processes. Initial compliance with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act can benefit...
February 1, 2006
Existing enterprise risk management frameworks focus on qualitative aspects leaving room for development of a more quantitative framework. Actuarial and mathematical models could provide a more quantitative framework to provide...
January 1, 2006
Protiviti has provided an Enterprise Risk Management Guide that addresses the fundamentals of managing risks as well as frequent questions about implementation and the value that can be achieved with...
November 1, 2005
Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services presents Enterprise Risk Management For Financial Institutions: Rating Criteria And Best Practices. This guide presents the latest ratings criteria for assessing the trading risk management...
October 1, 2005
"Internal Control: Guidance for Directors on the Combined Code (The Turnbull guidance) was first issued in 1999. In 2004, the Financial Reporting Council established the Turnbull Review Group to consider the impact...
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