Risk Management Press Release
|07/21/2015 - 12:37||
Palo Alto, California: MetricStream, a market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, announced that it has been positioned by Chartis as the Category Leader in the 2015 Chartis Research RiskTech Quadrant, as part of the
According to Chartis, “Category leaders are considered to be risk technology vendors that have the necessary depth and breadth of functionality, technology, and content, combined with the organizational characteristics to capture significant market share by volume and value.”
|07/21/2015 - 06:02||
OpenLink Provides Javelin Global Commodities with Leading Trading and Risk Management Platform
London – July 21, 2015 – OpenLink, the global leader in trading and risk management solutions to the energy, commodities, corporate, and financial services industries, today announces its selection by new international commodities marketing and trading enterprise - Javelin Global Commodities (Javelin), as their trading and risk management system, supporting the enterprise’s drive for growth in financial and physical trading.
|07/20/2015 - 18:41||
IBM Security Launches App Exchange to Further Industry Collaboration against Cybercrime
ARMONK, NY - 08 Dec 2015: IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today it is opening its security analytics platform, IBM Security QRadar, enabling customers, business partners and other developers to build custom apps that take advantage of the platform's advanced security intelligence capabilities. The company is also launching the IBM Security App Exchange, a marketplace for the security community to create and share apps based on the company’s security technologies.
|07/20/2015 - 10:43||
Allan Jamieson Joins the Property & Casualty Team at ABD Insurance & Financial Services
SAN MATEO, CA – ABD Insurance and Financial Services (ABD) announced today that Allan Jamieson has joined the Property and Casualty team to support business growth.
|07/17/2015 - 11:35||
Intelex Unveils Native Business Intelligence for its Leading Integrated EHS and Quality Management Platform
Toronto – Intelex, a top provider of Environmental, Health & Safety and Quality Management solutions to more than 1,000 of the world’s most respected brands, has unveiled a highly anticipated update to its cloud-based software platform. Intelex version 6.5 is the first integrated management platform to bring together in one seamless package, all the technical components required for EHS and quality management professionals to quickly get meaningful value from their data. With Intelex version 6.5, organizations can easily discover, prepare, visualize, collaborate and optimize their EHS and quality data for better decision-making and improved corporate safety, environmental compliance and product quality.
|07/16/2015 - 19:59||
Numerix XVA Counterparty Credit Risk Platform Wins Risk Award
Today’s financial institutions require real-time results for fast trading and risk decision-making. This has forced us to think about credit risk management differently,” said Steven R. O’Hanlon, Chief Executive Officer & President of Numerix.
|07/15/2015 - 20:10||
Numerix to Open Irish Office and Recruit Local Employees
New York, NY – July 15, 2015 – Numerix (www.numerix.com), the leading provider of cross-asset analytics for derivatives valuations and risk management, announces today its plans to expand into Ireland with the opening of a new office. With a base of operations in Ireland, Numerix will seek to build a significant presence in the country in terms of recruiting new employees with backgrounds in financial engineering, financial analytics development as well as professionals in legal and accounting. The announcement is made with the support of the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland.
|07/13/2015 - 15:04||
New law updates background check requirements for volunteers, employees
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — New state rules clarifying background check requirements for university employees and volunteers overseeing children were signed into law by Gov.
|07/08/2015 - 11:40||
ABD Insurance & Financial Services Introduces ABD Exchange
SAN MATEO, California – ABD Insurance and Financial Services (ABD) announced today the launch of the ABD Exchange, its new online health insurance marketplace and benefits shopping platform for fast growing technology and bio-tech companies. The ABD Exchange provides benchmarked plans, an integrated and industry-leading technology platform, and an exceptional team to help businesses scale efficiently.
|07/07/2015 - 17:44||
Verisk’s iiX Unit Is Selected to Pilot the Texas Driver Record Monitoring Service
JERSEY CITY, N.J., July 7, 2015 — Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, announced today that its iiX unit has been selected to participate in a pilot of the Texas Driver Record Monitoring Service (DRMS). The new service will enable both employers and insurers to monitor driver records of Texas-licensed employees and -insured drivers for adverse activity, such as a driver license status change or a new moving violation. A Verisk Analytics unit, iiX is a premier provider of motor vehicle reports (MVRs) and preemployment screening services.
|07/07/2015 - 07:41||
RIMS ERM Conference Keynote Witold J. Henisz to Explore Reputation & Relationship Building
NEW YORK (July 7, 2015) — RIMS, the risk management society™, will welcome author and award-winning professor Witold J. Henisz to keynote RIMS ERM Conference 2015 scheduled for October 26 – 27 in Chicago. Dr. Henisz’s remarks will address the advantages ERM lends to risk professionals who are faced with the daunting task of protecting and enhancing corporate reputation to strengthen relationships with key external stakeholders.
|07/07/2015 - 02:14||
Title University of San Diego to Open Center for Cyber Security Engineering and Technology in Order to Combat Advanced Persistent Threats to the Nation
SAN DIEGO, CA - Imagine these scenarios: A massive data breach puts the personal information of four million federal employees at risk. Syrian rebels hack into the U.S. electric grid and cause a blackout in a major city. And a major retailer pays $10 million to settle a lawsuit related to the breach of credit card account information.
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|07/06/2015 - 05:15||
Nephila Licenses Touchstone for More Detailed Analytics
BOSTON, July 6, 2015 — Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide (AIR) today announced that Nephila Holdings Limited (“Nephila”), a leading investment management platform focused on natural catastrophe and weather risk, has licensed Touchstone® to meet its need for deeper and more detailed analytics. AIR Worldwide is a Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.
|07/02/2015 - 13:55||
Risk Management Magazine Picks Up Multiple Honors for Outstanding Design
NEW YORK (July 2, 2015) — In a span of less than 50 days, Risk Management magazine, the premier publication of analysis, insight and news for risk managers, was presented with three 2015 American Inhouse Design Awards and the Silver EXCEL Award for overall design excellence. Risk Management magazine is published 10 times a year by RIMS, the risk management society™.
|06/30/2015 - 10:27||
Belgian Green Energy Company Lampiris Going Live with OpenLink
Liège and Vienna – June 30, 2015 – OpenLink, the global leader in trading and risk management solutions to the energy, commodities, corporate, and financial services industries, today announces its solution will support Lampiris’ gas and electricity portfolio trading operations with deal management, power nomination and power forecasting. The Belgian utility provides some 950,000 meters with natural gas and electricity from decentralized renewable energy sources.
|06/29/2015 - 06:28||
First National Insurance Agency Expands Commercial and Employee Benefits Business in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH, PA – June 29, 2015 - First National Insurance Agency, LLC, a subsidiary of F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB) and an affiliate of First National Bank, announced today the hiring of five experienced insurance professionals from a large regional financial services organization. These new hires, to be based in Pittsburgh, PA, represent a strategic expansion of the Agency’s capacity to serve the particular employee benefits, commercial property and casualty insurance needs of First National Bank clients.
|06/24/2015 - 09:21||
Chartis Places OpenLink as a Category Leader in Buy-Side Risk Management Technology RiskTech Quadrant ® 2015
London and New York – June 24, 2015 – OpenLink, the global leader in trading and risk management solutions to the financial services, corporate, energy, and commodities industries, today announced its position as a category leader for Buy-Side Risk Management Technology in the latest Chartis RiskTech Quadrant®.
|06/23/2015 - 09:56||
EtQ to Speak at the American Food Manufacturing and Safety Summit
FARMINGDALE, NY (06-23-15): EtQ today announced that its Food and Beverage Product Manager, Traci Slowinski, will be speaking at the American Food Manufacturing Show on June 25th from 11:50 am to 12:25 pm in Dallas, Texas.
|06/23/2015 - 06:15||
RIMS Backs Reintroduction of the Captive Clarification Act
NEW YORK) June 23, 2015 – The Nonadmitted and Reinsurance Reform Act (NRRA) failed to explicitly exclude captives from the definition of “nonadmitted insurer,” leaving insureds unclear on whether independent procurement taxes on the insurance purchased from their captive must be paid to their home state in addition to the captive domicile.
|06/18/2015 - 06:21||
OCC Hosts Pennsylvania Workshops on Risk Governance and Credit Risk
WASHINGTON — The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host two workshops in Harrisburg, Penn., at the Crowne Plaza Harrisburg - Hershey, July 28-29, for directors of national community banks and federal savings associations.
|06/17/2015 - 22:06||
EU-OSHA’s 2014 annual report: improving working conditions, particularly in small businesses
In its 2014 annual report, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) outlines its highlights of the year, promoting occupational safety and health (OSH) to improve working conditions across Europe. The OiRA online tool for risk assessment helps small businesses comply with OSH requirements and the OSHwiki platform provides the OSH community with a new way of networking online.
|06/16/2015 - 23:21||
OpenLink REMIT Compliance Solution Selected by E.ON Global Commodities
Düsseldorf and London – June 17, 2015 – OpenLink, the global leader in trading and risk management solutions to the energy, commodities, corporate, and financial services industries, today announced that E.ON Global Commodities has selected its CubeIntelligence Solution for REMIT compliance.
|06/16/2015 - 09:58||
Medical Coding and Billing Practices
June 16, 2015 Palo Alto, California: MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, will be hosting a GRC Roundtable on June 25, 2015 in San Francisco, USA. The event will feature discussions on enterprise risk management, audit management, and supply chain risk mitigation.
|06/16/2015 - 03:44||
Marsh Study Reveals UK Firms Need To Do More to Assess Cyber Threats
According to a study published today by Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, many UK firms are failing to adequately assess their customers and trading partners for cyber risk, and are more vulnerable to cyber attacks themselves as a result.
|06/14/2015 - 00:27||
LDC GAS FORUMS NORTHEAST
The annual Northeast Forum is an important event for the natural gas industry, hosting more than 600 delegates for 3 days of networking, insights and deal-making.