Risk Management Press Release
|03/16/2020 - 10:04||
Riskonnect Acquires Xactium, a Leading Financial Services GRC Solution Provider to Accelerate Global Growth and Drive Risk Management Innovation
Riskonnect Acquires Xactium, a Leading Financial Services GRC Solution Provider to Accelerate Global Growth and Drive Risk Management Innovation Acquisition adds innovative risk intelligence capabilities and deep financial services expertise.
|03/14/2020 - 10:50||
Trust Officers and Program Directors
To support emergency response to coronavirus (COVID-19), the Getty Center and Villa are closed from Saturday, March 14, 2020, until further notice.
|03/13/2020 - 18:42||
Is your supply chain ready for COVID-19 disruption?
The COVID-19 pandemic is upending the carefully calibrated logistics of global shipping and highlighting long-standing concerns. Plunging exports from China and congestion at Chinese ports are disrupting the trade of American goods. US farm products destined for Asian markets are stuck at Chinese ports, creating a traffic jam that is driving up prices for US exporters and sowing additional turmoil on top of a not-yet-resolved trade war. Factory shutdowns have crippled China’s industrial production.
|03/12/2020 - 21:07||
Ken Fortier Named Vice President at Hylant
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 13, 2020 – One of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokerages has hired Grand Rapids businessman Ken Fortier to lead business development efforts for the West Michigan division of the 16-office, more than 700 employee family-owned company. Fortier started in the newly-created leadership position in February at Hylant’s downtown Grand Rapids location.
|03/12/2020 - 16:15||
Swiss Re announces a strategic alliance with Microsoft
Swiss Re to create a Digital Market Center using Microsoft’s data analytics and artificial intelligence capabilities to transform how risks are predicted, managed and insured Microsoft to support Swiss Re in developing go-to-market strategies for new risk management solutions and insurance products based on data insights The Digital Market Center’s initial focus will be on connected vehicles and mobility, Industry 4.0 and natural catastrophe resilience.
|03/12/2020 - 01:58||
Lytx Helps relaxx Dry Cleaning Establish Spotless Track Record for Fleet Productivity and Safety
SAN DIEGO — March 12, 2020 — Lytx® a global leader in video telematics, today announced relaxx Dry Cleaning has deployed the Lytx Driver Safety Program and Fleet Tracking Service to optimize its business efficiencies and improve delivery driver safety.
|03/12/2020 - 01:04||
Appian Offers Free Application to Manage COVID-19 Response...
BlueFletch Integrates Enterprise Launcher Single Sign-On Solution With Ivanti Velocity, Terminal Emulation, Industrial Browser, And Device Management Software.
|03/12/2020 - 00:02||
AICPA Unveils New Supply Chain Risk Management Reporting Framework
NEW YORK, NY (March 12, 2020) - To help manufacturers, producers, distribution companies and their customers and business partners identify, assess and address supply chain risks, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) today launched SOC for Supply Chain, a new risk reporting framework.
|03/11/2020 - 23:28||
User Experience, Analytical Power Among Highlights of New @RISK Version 8 Risk Analysis Software from Palisade
ITHACA, NY, March 12, 2020 -- Palisade Company, the leading provider of risk and decision analysis software solutions for science and industry, today announces the latest version of their market-leading risk and decision support solutions, @RISK and the DecisionTools Suite.
|03/11/2020 - 21:42||
Payments and Lending FinTechs Dominate IDC Financial Insights 101 Fast Growing Asia/Pacific FinTechs in 2020
SINGAPORE, March 12th, 2020 – IDC Financial Insights today released the 2020 update of its FinTech Fast 101 research which details a list of fast-growing FinTechs in Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) from 11 key markets. IDC’s FinTech Fast 101 research refers to fast-growing fintech players based on extensive on-ground analysis of fintech players from China, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam, South Korea, and Australia.
|03/11/2020 - 13:58||
Professors research serving as basis for new bridge inspection rules
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A Purdue University professor’s research is helping shape how bridges are inspected across the nation.
|03/11/2020 - 07:42||
FFIEC Updates Pandemic Planning Guide
A little while ago, NAFCU blogged about the NCUA’s business continuity planning guidance and the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council’s (FFIEC’s) 2007 Pandemic Planning Guidance. In light of the spread of Covid-19 a.k.a.
|03/11/2020 - 05:23||
ILS NAMES NEW PRESIDENT AND ANNOUNCES NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR CUSTOMERS
Tiphaine joins ILS with over two decades of Space Industry and management experience, most recently as President of Global Commercial Sales at United Launch Alliance (ULA). Prior to this role, Tiphaine held a number of positions of increasing responsibility in finance, risk management, strategy, commercial sales and marketing and also gained international business experience while serving as a consultant to international consulting firms in the US and Europe.
|03/10/2020 - 13:31||
RIMS PROFESSIONAL REPORT: Demystifying Foreign Voluntary Wokers Compensation
NEW YORK (March 10, 2020) — While Foreign Voluntary Workers Compensation (FVWC) stand-alone policies still originate from the United States, it is important to note that this necessary coverage is not just for U.S. travelers, according to RIMS new professional report titled, “Demystifying Foreign Voluntary Workers Compensation.”
|03/09/2020 - 23:28||
AXA IM aims to drive its future development through two key strategic business units to bring enhanced value to clients and boost commercial momentum
Creation of an Alternatives Investments business unit, “AXA IM Alts”, led by Isabelle Scemama Strengthening of the Core Investments business unit, “AXA IM Core”, led by Hans Stoter Both business units operating under the AXA IM brand and leveraging existing transversal global functions.
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|03/09/2020 - 23:07||
A fond and grateful farewell to Ladenburg Thalmann, and hello to new beginnings
At Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services’ annual fee-based advisory conference in January, we welcomed financial advisors, home office executives and strategic partners from across the country. Enthusiasm among the event’s participants was reinforced by new faces from our merger partners at Advisor Group, and our shared message of optimism about the future of our combined company, and our broader industry.
|03/09/2020 - 22:55||
Video Telematics Leader Lytx Expands U.S. Footprint with Opening of Boston-Area Office
SAN DIEGO – March 10, 2020 – Lytx®, a leading global provider of video telematics solutions for commercial, public sector, and field services fleets, has opened a 20,000-square-foot office in Framingham, Mass., approximately 20 miles outside of Boston, to support the company’s rapid growth in the $30 trillion global transportation economy.
|03/09/2020 - 22:53||
Women in Technology & Data Awards 2020 Honor Industry Leadership in March 6th Luncheon
The event honors the outstanding women working in the technology and data industries across the globe. The judges select winners due to extraordinary examples of innovation, initiative, collaboration and leadership. The event was held on March 6th at an award luncheon in London.
|03/09/2020 - 22:30||
Gartner Business Continuity Survey Shows Just 12 Percent of Organizations Are Highly Prepared for Coronavirus
Just 12 percent of more than 1,500 respondents believe their businesses are highly prepared for the impact of coronavirus, while 26% believe that the virus will have little or no impact on their business, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. In a Gartner business continuity webinar on March 6, Gartner experts asked participants how prepared they are for impact of COVID-19.
|03/09/2020 - 21:48||
BrokerTech Ventures Announces Five Additional Agencies, Appoints Hatten as Chief Operating Officer
Des Moines, IA – BrokerTech Ventures (BTV), the industry’s first broker-led investor group and accelerator program, is pleased to announce the addition of five new investor partners or sponsors, including Heffernan Insurance Brokers, Inc., The Horton Group, Inc., IMA Financial Group, MJ Insurance, and Woodruff Sawyer, and the appointment of a new chief operating officer (COO), Susan Hatten, who previously served as the BTV interim executive director during the formation of the company.
|03/09/2020 - 07:12||
ServiceNow Named a Leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance by Independent Research Firm
ServiceNow scored highest in the strategy category and end‑user experience criterion, recognized for driving user adoption and engagement and helping customers build GRC strategies.
|03/06/2020 - 06:01||
Fujitsu Embarks on Full-Scale Entry into Government Cloud Business
Tokyo, March 06, 2020 Fujitsu today announces its entry into the cloud business in support of the Japanese government. Fujitsu has specially developed a new cloud service based on its existing "Fujitsu Cloud Service for OSS" optimized for central government agencies and related organizations, initiating sales in Japan in May 2020.
|03/05/2020 - 01:50||
Pipeline Transportation Company Pe Ben USA Deploys Lytx Driver Safety Program
SAN DIEGO — March 5, 2020 — Lytx®, a leading global provider of machine vision and artificial intelligence-powered video telematics solutions for commercial, public sector and field services fleets, today announced a 192-vehicle deployment with leading pipeline construction company Pe Ben USA.
|03/05/2020 - 01:29||
EXIM Risk Management Committee Announces Quarterly Default Rate
Washington, D.C. – The Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) held its first 2020 quarterly meeting of the agency’s Risk Management Committee, the first since EXIM’s historic seven-year reauthorization. At the meeting, senior staff briefed the board of directors on the creditworthiness of EXIM’s portfolio and the internal controls put in place to mitigate the risks of doing business in international markets.
|03/04/2020 - 20:31||
The pressure is rising in hospitals and so are the risks.
The hospital landscape is an environment ripe for risk. Between an overall increase in chronic diseases and high turnover rates requiring large-scale staff replacements every five years, hospitals are facing a multitude of challenges.