The nature of a company’s activities contributes more to earnings than its location does, according to a study by Morningstar Investment Management.
With an increasing number of data breaches putting users’ personal information at risk, a company that helps online users better manage their account information with various websites and services, as well as help customers run security checks on their accounts, seems like it would have the potential for serious growth. Show More Summary
Fleet management provider ARI has won the Fleet Safety Product Award for its driver risk management programme, Riskmaster. The award was presented at the annual Brake Fleet Safety Awards 2015. Jason Chamberlain, sales and marketing director at ARI, was presented with the award on October 1 at a ceremony at St John’s Hotel in Solihull. […]
Trouble in paradise? The VIX is over 20 percent extended from the MA10 of the VIX. A reversal could become an issue.Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
Few understand Cal Ripken. That’s why it will be hard for any team, including the Washington Nationals, to evaluate him accurately as a potential manager. The job of grasping all of Ripken, not just what’s on the surface, will be difficult. Show More Summary
Low-income students who change schools frequently are at risk for lower math scores and have a harder time managing their behavior and attention in the classroom than similar students who stay in the same school, according to resear...
Are risk parity investment strategies to blame for the volatility that rocked the stock market? No way, says hedge fund manager Cliff Asness. Standing before a crowd at the Bloomberg Markets Most Influential Summit in New York City, the co-founder of AQR Capital Management argued that “risk parity is not nearly large enough to have […]
By JOSH GRAY The NIH (National Institutes of Health) recently released initial results from its SPRINT (Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial) study, suggesting more aggressive treatment for hypertension may reduce risk for cardiovascular events by 30 percent and the risk of death by 25 percent. The SPRINT group recruited over 9,000 non-diabetic subjects aged 50 or
Submitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, Earlier this year I wrote two articles about the Fed's ability to hike interest rates this year. (see "Fed At Risk Of Missing Window To Hike Rates" and "The Window Continues To Close.")...Show More Summary
Patients undergoing rehabilitation for physical injuries and their physicians can better understand who is most at risk of abusing opioids by reviewing their family history, lifestyle and environment for critical cues about susceptibility to addiction, according to physical medicine and rehabilitation experts. read more
05 October 2015/Kiel. An in-depth assessment of possible impacts of ocean acidification on the environment, society and economy and the development of management options for decision makers are the primary goals of the German research network BIOACID (Biological Impacts of Ocean Acidification), now entering its final funding period. Show More Summary
``"The turn of fortune in Mr. Wang's financial resources will impact how and whether the canal can and will be built," said Daniel Wagner, CEO of Country Risk Solutions and a former country risk manager at General Electric Co. "I would...Show More Summary
If you cannot access the articles here, visit the issue's WWW site. Articles Which risks get managed? Addressing climate effects in the context of evolving water-governance institutions Ken Conca Water Alternatives 8(3): 301-316 Abstract | Full Text - PDF Upgrading domestic-plus systems in rural Senegal: An incremental Income-Cost (I-C) analysis...
Swansea manager Garry Monk has warned places are at risk as his side seek to end a winless run of three Barclays Premier League games against Tottenham on Sunday. Monk has had a settled side in the opening two months of the campaign, with nine players having started every league […]
Crop insurance provides an important risk management tool for farmers, especially in the short term. Conservation practices look to the long term to reduce farmers’ risks. Our friends at Farm Foundation will hold another one of their free forums on Thursday, Oct. Show More Summary
Categories: Risk Performance and Compliance, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management Tags: Process & Best Practice, Research It's true: Businesses can get in the independent and freelance worker game without the compliance risk that can rear its ugly head. Show More Summary
The following piece describes a process for performing “Risk Analysis”, also known as “Risk Management”. What the reader will find is that contrary to popular development paradigms, true software engineering practices require quite a bit of upfront analysis for new project development as the prior p
Categories: Cost Management, Procurement, Risk Performance and Compliance, Sourcing, World Trade Tags: L2, Technology In a recent column on Supply Chain Digest, J. Anthony Hardenburgh provides a CliffsNotes version of managing cost and risk through various tactics for global trade, focusing on importing. Show More Summary
Richard Hill has joined fleet risk management technology company, DriverMetrics as sales director. He was previously sales director at AA DriveTech. In his role new role, Hill will manage DriverMetrics’ growing UK and international customer base which includes clients such as Shell, Unilever and Balfour Beatty through to smaller domestic fleet clients. Hill brings over […]
(Reuters) - EMC Corp, the data storage company targeted by activist hedge fund Elliott Management, should not be broken up because there are real revenue synergies that would be put at risk, one of its top executives said on Tuesday....Show More Summary