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Jun 2021

Global Risk Management

Corporates that ignore 'grey swans' at risk of shareholder action

Directors and officers face increased exposure to ‘grey swan’ risks, with shareholders on average losing 26% of value in their holdings in the year following reputation crises caused by such events according to a new report from Aon and Pentland Analytics.

Cyber threats against industrial control systems began rising in 2020

Cyber threats against industrial control systems are again on the rise according to a new report by cyber security firm Kaspersky.

Cyber not a game of chance

Businesses are devoting more resources to the cyber challenge than ever before, according to the latest Hiscox Cyber Readiness report 2021.

Pandemic driving new supply-chain risks

COVID-19 will create fresh supply-chain risks in 2021 after disrupting the global flow of operations in 2020 according to business standards group The British Standards Institution (BSI).

Insider risk management is equally important post pandemic

Remote work over the past year has magnified challenges that companies face around protecting data exposure and file exfiltration from insider risk, according to a recent survey by Forrester Consulting.

Lloyd's highlights importance of insurance to safeguard employee value

A new report published by Lloyd’s in collaboration with KPMG looks at how human capital, or the collective abilities and skills of employees, is an important driver of organisational value and a potential blind spot for firms failing to invest in their workforce in the wake of the pandemic.