Tag Archives: operational risk

20/20 vision of risk

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Laura Hutton, Direct of Banking and Solutions at SAS, explains how technologies will improve visibility of operational risk.

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Basel Accord misses the mark

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In the midst of all the new regulations and new risk management process upgrades required to meet new regulations, we may have forgotten one of the most potent risks and left it behind.

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The role of the board in enterprise risk management – Part 4

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Today, boards are required to take a much more active role in risk oversight. This is the third In this series of posts where I’m discussing the three key levers that boards can use in their risk oversight. In this post, I’m covering risk policy. Board-approved risk policies are a critical tool for communicating its expectations and requirements for risk management and oversight.

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It’s all about balance

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Accenture’s risk experts share their insights on walking the fine line between a healthy risk appetite and effective risk management to ensure adequate protection while still leaving room for ample marketplace opportunities.

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A catalog of risk

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With potentially hundreds of identifiable risks, dealing with them may seem daunting. Let’s break it into more manageable categories. Gary Cokins has labeled four alternative types to help in your organization’s understanding of enterprise risk management.

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The role of the board in enterprise risk management – Part 3

James Lam

Today, boards are required to take a much more active role in risk oversight. This is the third In this series of posts where I’m discussing the three key levers that boards can use in their risk oversight. In this post, I’m covering risk policy. Board-approved risk policies are a critical tool for communicating its expectations and requirements for risk management and oversight.

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Five ways to spot risk appetite imbalance

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Most companies recognize that effective risk management depends on a clearly articulated statement of risk appetite. Take this five-question quiz to see if your organization’s risk appetite is in line with its risk capacity. Included in this post – a new white paper exploring the role of the board in setting, implementing and monitoring risk appetite.

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Five factors to measure your risk-bearing capacity

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According to Accenture researchers, there are five factors that measure your firm’s risk-bearing capacity. The interactions of these dimensions show the firm’s potential resilience and level of risk it is able to bear. Take a look.

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Risk appetite terms and definitions

Risk Appetite - Terms and Definitions

When discussing risk appetite, it’s important to approach the topic from a common set of terms. Here is a glossary of commonly used risk appetite terms and their definitions. Please add your firm’s complementary terms and definitions.

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Digging out or digging deeper?

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You’ve heard it before – siloed data is trouble. Data trouble is getting bigger every day, so those siloes are helping you dig a giant hole for your organization. David Wallace had three-step plan for managing your big data troubles that reduces risk and keeps you in regulatory compliance.

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