RISK AWARENESS WEEK 2021 IS BACK! EARLY BIRD SALE ENDS IN 11 DAYS. DON’T MISS THE 80% OFF ALL ACCESS TICKETS

Our theme this year is better and greener decision making through risk management with specific focus on better planning, performance management and governance through risk management and decision science. Check out… Continue reading RISK AWARENESS WEEK 2021 IS BACK! EARLY BIRD SALE ENDS IN 11 DAYS. DON’T MISS THE 80% OFF ALL ACCESS TICKETS

Why Board Audit Committee is the worst place for risk management and having a separate Board Risk Committee is even worse

Over the last 10 years it became almost dogmatic that risk management effectiveness has to be disclosed at the Board level. It seems to be equally accepted that full Board… Continue reading Why Board Audit Committee is the worst place for risk management and having a separate Board Risk Committee is even worse

WATCH REPLAY: Torsten Röhner – Why probability is critical for meaningful financial modelling

Torsten Röhner, founder and managing director of Syconomic, demonstrates why financial models that do not account for probability are virtually meaningless. “Most innovations in financial modelling solve the wrong problem…… Continue reading WATCH REPLAY: Torsten Röhner – Why probability is critical for meaningful financial modelling

WATCH REPLAY: Probability for Pragmatists

https://2020.riskawarenessweek.com/talks/managing-irreducible-risks-through-portfolio-analysis-hedging-and-diversification/ The success of quantitative risk management rests on our ability to assess probabilities, but what is a probability anyway? How do you know if your assessments are any good… Continue reading WATCH REPLAY: Probability for Pragmatists

3 steps to apply Monte-Carlo simulations to any investment project decision

Risk management 2 shouldn’t be difficult. So I started on a quest to come up with a simple methodology for quantitative risk analysis that will actually improve decision making. This… Continue reading 3 steps to apply Monte-Carlo simulations to any investment project decision

WATCH REPLAY: The Cat Insurance Puzzle: Why People insure their Cellphone but not their Home – Annette Hofmann

https://2020.riskawarenessweek.com/talks/dr-annette-hofmann/ The cat insurance puzzle refers to the low or missing demand for high-severity-low-probability events, which is surprising given the high demand for low-value insurance products such as cell phone… Continue reading WATCH REPLAY: The Cat Insurance Puzzle: Why People insure their Cellphone but not their Home – Annette Hofmann

5 red flags 🚩when just starting to implement risk management

Ok, the title is obviously irony, because no organisation on the planet is ever “just” starting to implement risk management” or “starting from scratch”. Organisations have been making risk-based decisions… Continue reading 5 red flags 🚩when just starting to implement risk management

5 red flags 🚩when hiring a risk manager

One of the biggest issues in the risk management profession is that many, way too many, people who have the title of risk manager are not really qualified to do… Continue reading 5 red flags 🚩when hiring a risk manager

Practical ideas: Select the risk governance model that best suits the current risk maturity level

The risk governance model depends on the management and shareholders’ expectations as well as on the risk manager’s competencies and on the resources available for risk management implementation. The risk… Continue reading Practical ideas: Select the risk governance model that best suits the current risk maturity level