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Weekly Brief | Why So Many Top Hackers Hail from Russia + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 22, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Why So Many Top Hackers Hail from Russia krebsonsecurity | June 22, 2017   Conventional wisdom says one reason so many hackers seem to hail from Russia and parts of the former Soviet Union is that these countries have traditionally placed a much greater emphasis than educational institutions […]

Weekly Brief | Accelerating Growth Summit + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 15, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Accelerating Growth Summit constantcontact | June 15, 2017 Whatever your growth aspirations – whether it’s to grow from local to global, from private to public, from challenger to leader, or from millions to billions – we can help you achieve your goals. You just got a moving violation […]

Weekly Brief | Your Twitter Outrage May Require Libel Insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 08, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world These Companies Stand to Gain the Most From the Cryptocurrency Rush – Bloomberg bloomberg | June 08, 2017   For advocates of bitcoin and the other cryptocurrencies surging in value, the gold may be in the shares of the companies that produce the computer processors and chips used […]

Weekly Brief | The Bright Side of Transition to Autonomous Driving + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 01, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world C-suite needs to do more for cybersecurity benefitspro | June 01, 2017   About 60 percent of businesses surveyed have some type of cyber-risk insurance policy and 80 percent either have one or are considering buying one in the next year.   Greece Seeks to Lure U.K.-Based Shipowners, […]

Weekly Brief | Tuition Insurance: Is it Right for Your Family? + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 18, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world RIMS supports proposed US-EU insurance agreement businessinsurance | May 18, 2017 The Risk & Insurance Management Society Inc. has sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin voicing its support for the proposed covered agreement reached between the United States and the European Union. FAA Drone/Human Collision Analysis […]

Weekly Brief | Doctor’s office charges $150 a month and doesn’t take insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 11, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world This doctor’s office charges $150 a month and doesn’t take insurance — and it could be the future of medicine businessinsider | May 11, 2017 Dr. Robin Berzin runs a boutique medical practice out of a WeWork coworking space in New York City. Every day, she runs into […]

Weekly Brief | Little-Noted Provision of GOP Health Bill Could Alter Employer Plans + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 04, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Cyber Insurance: Not just for consumer-facing businesses – TechAssure Association techassure | May 04, 2017 The wide range of cyber risk faced by businesses continues to be in the news. In a story published recently, The Wall Street Journal reported that a growing number of manufacturers have begun […]

Weekly Brief | Catastrophic Property Risks? There’s a blockchain for that + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: April 27, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Catastrophic Property Risks? There’s a Blockchain for That coindesk | April 27, 2017   Defending against the uncertainties of the future is expensive. Today, a network of insurance companies exists to insure the insurance companies that insure insurance companies that insure people against uncertainties   Health insurance for […]

Weekly Brief | How your selfie could affect your life insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: April 20, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world How your selfie could affect your life insurance – ABC News abcnews | April 20, 2017 A company has developed facial analytics technology to help estimate life expectancy by analyzing your face from a photo you upload online. Life insurance companies are interested in the product 2017 Most […]

Weekly Brief | The pros and cons of pet insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: April 13, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Cyber Insurance: Many Choices Now That There Is No Choice insurancejournal | April 13, 2017 Every organization, of every size and operational orientation, needs cyber insurance to manage its exposures in this age of networked information. That was one thing speakers agreed on at the recent 2017 Cyber […]