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Growing need for boards to embrace enterprise risk management

BY Liz Booth  Regulations across Africa are still essential for driving good risk management practice and boards need to shape up as standards rise, according to participants in a roundtable hosted by Commercial Risk Africa last...

Risk management should lie at the heart of African insurance drive

BY Liz Booth “If we are serious about insurance in Africa, we need to be serious about risk retention and risk management,” said one insurance market practitioner at the Risk Frontiers Africa Londonevent recently. Addressing the...

Managing business risks in SMEs

Business by its nature involves taking risks. However, the level of risk taken must be proportionate to the rewards of the enterprise. As a business owner, it is important to understand the risks that your...

Risk managers adapt to changing times

Risk managers are striving to tackle the increasingly complex nature of their jobs, which involve addressing new risks as well as effectively using the vast amounts of data now available to them. Sometimes forced to...

Building the future of insurance and risk management today

Building the future of insurance and risk management today- The roles of the student, his association and his varsity! BY  Valentine Provide Makota With the current state of the insurance and risk management fraternity, indeed there...

Insurance firm using latest technology to make health care systems safer and more sustainable

Palo Alto-based The Risk Authority Stanford is incubating risk management solutions using design thinking; that means elevating end users into key roles in addressing health care risk exposures. By: Dan Reynolds A health care risk management...

Women still have a long way to go to attain senior-level risk management positions

The number of women in risk management leadership roles is increasing, but the field is dominated by men. By: Anne Freedman Women still have a long way to go to attain senior-level risk management positions, according...

Nicoz Diamond to roll out new IT system

The biggest short term insurer, Nicoz Diamond is on track to roll out a new IT system beginning of next year. “For us it’s an upgrade from a system that we procured back in 2004,...

Managing major market risks: How are you preparing for the Bond Notes?

By Thomas Sithole Throughout my line of work in Enterprise Risk Management, I have come to appreciate that when it comes to risk, there are events that we can influence and others that no one...

Opportunities in binary options

BY KOSMAS NJANIKE Risk management is a broad subject that can be applied to a number of activities. It can simply be defined as reducing uncertainty which could be upside or downside. A standard risk...
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