IRM International Certificate Qualifications: Multiple Choice Question Writers Wanted
IRM International Certificate Qualifications: Multiple Choice Question Writers Wanted
IRM is currently looking to increase its team of skilled risk management professionals and academics to help develop the multiple choice questions for the International Certificates in Enterprise Risk Management and Financial Services Risk Management. Being an IRM question writer is an excellent opportunity to network,  gai… Read more
John Ludlow named as next Airmic CEO
John Ludlow named as next Airmic CEO
Ian Livsey, Chief Executive at the Institute of Risk Management says: "The IRM warmly welcomes the appointment of John Ludlow as the new Chief Executive of Airmic. We know that he will prove a worthy successor to John Hurrell and continue the excellent working relationship between the IRM and Airmic. John is a Certified F… Read more
IRM responds to government gender pay gap legislation
IRM responds to government gender pay gap legislation
Nicola Crawford CFIRM, Chair of the Institute of Risk Management says: “In the name of equality we as an Institute wholeheartedly support the government’s move to require companies with more than 250 staff to report on the gender pay gap by 2018. We support Virgin Money and Deloitte who have already published their figure… Read more
Profit and loss attribution – building robust Solvency II processes
Profit and loss attribution – building robust Solvency II processes
Institute of Risk Management cross-industry group issues guidance to help ensure models reflect business reality. LONDON, 16 March 2017 – The Institute of Risk Management’s (IRM) Internal Model Industry Forum (IMIF) today publishes its 7th guidance document for the insurance market. Profit and loss attribution – the way ah… Read more
Budget Statement Spring 2017
Budget Statement Spring 2017
Nicola Crawford, CFIRM, IRM Chair and Managing Director, i-Risk Europe Ltd said: “It is encouraging that the Government  will use additional funds garnered from changes to state and contributory pensions to help pay for a £300m fund which will be allocated to local authorities for discretionary handouts to companies hit ha… Read more
Women in Risk – here come the girls!
Women in Risk – here come the girls!
International Women’s Day While it may not be easy to predict what tomorrow’s business will require from its leadership there is a growing body of evidence that women are no longer trying to fit into the culture of the organisations they work for but are creating that culture. This is also the trend for women working in ri… Read more
Competition Law Risk, a short guide: puts spotlight on Director Disqualification risk
Competition Law Risk, a short guide: puts spotlight on Director Disqualification risk
The latest risk guide from the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) features up-to-date case studies with key learnings and examples of best practice to help risk professionals navigate UK competition law.  It promotes a culture of compliance led from the top down. The updated … Read more
IRM Supports Government Moves to Offer Cyber Security Education in Schools
IRM Supports Government Moves to Offer Cyber Security Education in Schools
Cyber Security is fundamental to all businesses across all sectors including banking, finance and insurance.  Every enterprise in every sector globally relies heavily on technology in an increasing age of interconnectedness. Cyber is not only about hacking emails or bank account details – it affects business, infrastructure… Read more
IRM Risk Predictions 2017
IRM Risk Predictions 2017
IRM experts look to the year ahead and make 2017 risk predictions Political risk, cybersecurity, bribery and oil price and financial markets fluctuations are among chief concerns for businesses voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2017. Nicola Crawford, CFIRM, Chair of the Institute of Ris… Read more
World Economic Forum Global Risks Report
World Economic Forum Global Risks Report
The Global Risks Report 2017 was issued on 11 January 2017, in advance of this year’s Davos forum and IRM Chairman Nicola Crawford and Vice Chairman Jose Morago represented the Institute at the launch event in London. The report acknowledges the contribution of the IRM members who contributed to the survey work in the Autu… Read more