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Political risks to business are on the rise according to 80 top international companies

Sword Active Risk’s annual survey shows risk management is increasingly important on the Boardroom Agenda   Sword Active Risk has published the results of its annual survey of Risk Managers from 80 top international organisations. The survey, which was completed during Sword Active Risk’s Global Risk Management Conference series (held… Read More

Another successful year for Sword Active Risk clients at the CIR Risk Management Awards

Network Rail, Skanska and Transport for London receive top awards for risk management practices   Maidenhead, UK. 14 November 2016 – Sword Active Risk, a supplier of specialist risk management software and services, congratulates clients Network Rail, Skanska and Transport for London for their success at this year’s CIR Risk… Read More

Active Risk Manager now available on G-Cloud 8

Leading risk management solution now available to NHS clients as Software as a Service   Sword Active Risk has announced that Active Risk Manager (ARM) has been accepted onto the Government’s G-Cloud 8 digital marketplace, for NHS organisations. Available as a Software as a Service, ARM will help organisations to… Read More

Active Risk Manager is finalist in Risk Management Product of the Year Award

ARM demonstrates global reach citing customers from Europe, Middle East, Australasia and North America   Maidenhead, UK. 6 September 2016 – Sword Active Risk has been selected for the shortlist for the Risk Management, Product of the Year award. The award entry includes examples of how ARM is used by… Read More

The rise of the Black Swans

‘Black Swan’ is a recognized theory within risk management, originally developed by Nassim Nicholas Taleb. For those of you that have ever wondered, the term ‘Black Swan’ originates from the belief that all swans are white because these were the only ones accounted for. However, when black swans were discovered… Read More

Risk Express extends Risk Management features for the Business User

More power to Business Users with Three Point Estimates added to Risk Express   Sword Active Risk has announced that the latest version of Risk Express will include extended scoring functionality to enable three point estimates. As part of Active Risk Manager (ARM) 9, which is available on general release… Read More

Active Risk Manager 9 delivers wealth of new features supporting more collaborative working across the enterprise

New Document Vault, Real Time Alerting, and significant updates to Schedule Risk Analysis and Cost/Impact Risk Analysis in ARM 9   Maidenhead, UK. 26 July 2016 – Sword Active Risk has announced the availability of Active Risk Manager 9 from 29 July. The latest version of Active Risk Manager (ARM),… Read More

Anagold maximizes opportunity through the management of risk with strategic advisors JukesTodd and Active Risk Manager

Strategic implementation of ARM by JukesTodd has enabled Anagold to manage opportunity delivering a financial benefit of several millions of dollars   Maidenhead, UK. 8 June 2016 – Active Risk has announced that Anagold, a majority owned company of Alacer Gold Corp, is using Active Risk Manager (ARM) to manage… Read More