How Canadian businesses are navigating US election uncertainty
Political and regulatory risk is now front and centre for many company boards.
Coronavirus, rail blockades: Crisis management plans protect companies
Business continuity plans ensure the continuous delivery of critical services and products for the organization.
Mining companies moving towards stakeholder capitalism: KPMG
Canadian companies identified access to capital as one of their top three risks.
World Bank sees modest global 2020 rebound but trade a risk
Global economy to grow 2.5% this year, up only slightly from 2.4% growth in 2019, the weakest performance since the 2008 financial crisis.
Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate target on hold at 1.75%
Early evidence the global economy is stabilizing and growth is still expected to edge higher over the next couple of years.
GE’s sprawling power, aviation, health care arms add risk
The sprawling company’s broad reach has left it vulnerable to market shifts in many industries.
Federal auditor’s report flags assessment risks at EDC
Crown Corp. has yet to implement a framework first recommended in a 2009 audit.
Saskatchewan trending in right way to reduce emissions: environment minister
But scathing audit that says neither the federal government nor the provinces have adequately assessed the risks a changing climate.
Canada, provinces lack clear plan to adapt to climate change: audit
Few governments have detailed plans to reach goals, such as timelines, funding or expected results from specific actions
Cybersecurity: Employees pose the greatest risk
Five tips for engaging everyone to manage cyber threats
Prepare for an attack: Lessons learned from Verizon-Yahoo ordeal
Without adequate remedial action in place, cyber attacks can impact organizations in many ways.
Cyber crime’s grave threat to automated resource firms
Danger of a multi-tonne piece of equipment running amok or shutting down at a critical time.
When disaster strikes…top up your D&O liability coverage
Company directors and officers sometimes find their personal assets are at risk when D&O coverage protecting the company run out.
Take risk management beyond bare minimum requirements to establish a process that best meets the needs of your company.
Daylight Saving Time means less sleep, poses safety risk
Change to DST on March 9 may increase fatigue, leading to workplace injuries.
From PLANT’s print issue: IP protection
What you need to know about safeguarding your innovations.
Non-tax business unit leaders unfamiliar with tax risk management
Tax controversies, while not uncommon, are increasing according to Ernst & Young survey.
Ready for a product recall?
Make risk management a top priority that includes a recall strategy.
Global opportunities, global risks
Currency risk management will mitigate the negative effects of adverse movements in foreign exchange markets.