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Operational Resilience in the face of COVID-19

COVID-19 has now officially been declared a Pandemic by the World Health Organisation and a public health emergency, impacting people’s lives, businesses and the wider economy.

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How do FS firms deal with Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM)?

As we are moving to an era of heavy reliance on third-party relationships alongside stronger scrutiny from the regulator, how should Financial Services approach TPRM?

Topics: Featured, Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking, Technology Media and Telecoms

September 19, 2019
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What's that coming over the hill - is the SM&CR a monster?

Getting ready for the full roll out of SM&CR shouldn't be a monstrous task if you put the proper preparation in place now, writes Jason Gardiner.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

August 21, 2019
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How to effectively embed Risk Culture

Jon Johal shares his thoughts on embedding risk culture in organisations and how to make this an effective process.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

July 2, 2019
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How training & development can be utilised to improve Risk Culture

Martyn O'Connor, Head of Risk and Compliance at Wellesley, spoke to FourthLine about the use of training and development in relation to improving Risk Culture.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

May 16, 2019
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Risk Management as Infrastructure for Artificial Intelligence and FinTech

As the insurance and wider financial services industry are yet to fully embrace either FinTech or AI, Isaac Alfon considers what impact their introduction has had on risk management.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking, Technology Media and Telecoms

May 3, 2019
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Cutting through the noise in evaluating Cyber Security risk

Cyber security expert Alex Haynes outlines some of the ways that organisations can cut through the noise and efficiently evaluate cyber security risk.

Topics: Investment Management, Insurance, Banking, Consumer, Technology Media and Telecoms, Data Privacy & Information Security

May 2, 2019
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Silos belong on a farm

As many financial services firms continue to take an approach that obstructs progress and collaboration, Jo Parkhill asks why the industry still seems unable to move away from siloed ways of working.

Topics: Client Assets (CASS), Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

April 5, 2019
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It's all about the Target (risk assessment)

Daniel Roberts examines why Risk Managers must look beyond Gross and Net risk positions to consider the importance of the Target risk position.

Topics: Risk Management, Investment Management, Insurance, Banking

April 5, 2019
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