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‘Tools of the Trade’: Hints and Tips for Working in Risk Management

What’s it really like to work in the field of risk management? In conjunction with the Institute of Risk Management (IRM), Risk Xtra is beginning a new series of articles running under the banner ‘Tools of the Trade’ in which we ask practising professionals to...
Posted On 05 Jul 2019
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Ransomware attacks steal headlines, but accidental data breaches “remain major cause of loss”

Ransomware attacks continued to burgeon in the first half of 2017, showing a rise of 50% over the first half of 2016. Hacking and malware attacks (of which ransomware attacks form a growing part) continue to be the leading cause of breaches, accounting for 32% of all cyber...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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“Quality of corporate governance in UK plc remains high” according to latest FRC report

The overall quality of corporate governance in the UK remains high according to the Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) document entitled: ‘Developments in Corporate Governance and Stewardship 2015’. There has been a slight dip in strict compliance with the UK...
Posted On 25 Jan 2016