In our last post on why Why Supply Risk Management Cannot Be Siloed we noted that, despite the fact that an organization’s supply chain is full of risks that could not only cripple the organization’s supply chain but cost it 100 Million or more in fines, the average organization’s supply chain is overflowing with risk […]
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US-based risk management company SmartDrive Systems has received a new patent for its rail solution.
By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) - Global regulators have proposed a raft of measures to curb contagion risks from the world's $76 trillion asset management sector, though stopping short of imposing tougher capital requirements. As banks...Show More Summary
Nonprofit executive directors face many challenges when it comes to purchasing insurance for their organization. Though there are more than 1.4 million nonprofits operating in the U.S., they serve thousands of niche industries and interests. Show More Summary
Senator Lisa Murkowski has introduced language into a draft wildfire bill that would stop the Tongass Land Management Plan, putting vital salmon habitat at risk. Take action here and ask Senator Murkowski to drop this provision. Sarah Laskow writes about the … more ?
In March, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) threw out a nonaggression covenant that would safeguard people from some of the legal risk associated with building DRM (digital rights management) into the open web. This means that theShow More Summary
Firms require risk management procedures, controls, policies, processes and good governance to do social media effectively.
As cybersecurity risks have increased world-wide, both the SEC and the NFA have dictated that hedge funds and private equity funds have a plan to assess, manage and address risks and incidents. The security threat to private funds is real for all types of funds, big and small, complex and [...]
"There’s still a lot of fear out there," warns one investor as the combination of event risks (e.g. Brexit, Spain, US Election) and the contagious collapse of central bank credibility has asset managers around the world piling into bonds and bullion. Show More Summary
In our post on Playing With Fire, we indicated that your supply chain was full of hidden risks, ready to materialize unexpectedly at a moment’s notice and bring your supply chain to a crippling halt as your bank account bleeds dry trying to deal with the damage. Risks that, in many cases, could be mitigated […]
Robert Hurlbut offers practical strategies for threat modeling for secure software design and explains how to apply risk management to deal with the threats. Continue reading How to make threat modeling work for you.
According to David Walsh, theCEO ofPrescient, it is 100 times more dangerous to be a female than a male traveler anywhere in the world today. He should know. His company uses leading edge technology to provide safety and risk management services for travelers all over the globe. Prescient started off as [...]
The upcoming Gartner IT Security and Risk Management Summit promises many thought-provoking exchanges about the security challenges facing the enterprise today. As a Silver Sponsor, we’re looking forward to it. At the Summit, CenturyLink will be discussing ways you can “spend smarter on IT security.” And yes, you can. It’s like [...]
Property managers are trusted with a major asset, and renting it to the wrong person could be disastrous. Between showing units and juggling multiple interested renters, it's not always easy to check for identity fraud risk in the midst of the application process...
George Soros is again buying gold and selling and going short stocks due to BREXIT and EU “collapse” risk, after a six year hiatus from the gold market. Gold in USD (2009 to 2012) The multi-billionaire hedge fund manager, the man who...Show More Summary
Last summer China, the emerging markets and commodities were crushed by the Federal Reserve'sunwise management of global risks. The FOMC told the world they would raise interest rates six times in 2015-16;next the dollar soared, oil plunged and the $10 trillion pile of new debt tied to commodities and emerging [...]
By Chen Aizhu and Florence Tan BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Chinese independent oil companies are luring traders, marketers and risk managers away from dominant state behemoths, offering better pay and perks in a hiring spree triggered by the freeing up of China's crude import trade. Show More Summary
Categories: Guest Post, Supply Chain Management, Supply Risk Management Tags: GEP, Guest Posts, Sourcing & Categories Spend Matters welcomes this guest post from Sachin Yadav, of GEP. Nassim Nicholas Taleb isn’t the nicest guy around, but he is exceptionally brilliant in provoking your thought process. Show More Summary
By Jamie McGeever LONDON (Reuters) - Financial markets, particularly equities, may be under-pricing the risk of Britain leaving the European Union, the world's largest asset manager said on Thursday, two weeks before Britons vote in a referendum on EU membership. Show More Summary