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Enterprise Risk Management is now a requirement for all Federal Agencies and Departments

On July 15th 2016 the Office of Management and Budget, an Executive Office for the President, released a major revision to OMB A-123. Now entitled ‘Management’s Responsibility for Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Control’ the new version underlines the importance of the relationship between Internal Controls and Enterprise Risk Management… Read More


360˚ Contextual Awareness of Risk – Understanding the Interrelationship of Risk

We’ve been working with the folks at GRC20/20, and in particular, with Michael Rasmussen, the father of the term GRC which he created when he was the Lead Research Fellow at Forrester in 2003.   Together we’ve produced a paper about providing 360˚ contextual awareness of risk. Michael’s industry research… Read More


ARM Global Conference goes to London

23 June was not just the day that UK citizens voted on the EU Referendum, it was also the day that our series of Global Conferences went to London.   This was the largest of our conferences to date, and we were delighted to welcome record numbers of attendees, despite… Read More


Turning Risk into Results

  The other day I came across an EY white paper called Turning Risk into Results that I first read a couple of years ago. What struck me is just how on the button the paper was, and we are certainly seeing many of the trends discussed reflected in our… Read More


A disciplined approach has developed our risk culture

Guest blog – Paul Leach – Principal of Commercial & Risk, JukesTodd.   In our business we provide professional services to improve outcomes and business performance for organizations in the mining, infrastructure and energy sectors.   We identified early on when working with our clients that good risk management practice… Read More


Risk Management – Something you do, not something you buy?

Don’t count on it   I was reading an interesting blog post the other day that stated that Risk Management is something organizations do, not something they buy. This struck a chord with me.   I found myself thinking about the pros and cons of this viewpoint. While simply buying… Read More


A summer of love – conferences and awards

Now that we are heading into autumn and, dare I say it, winter (at least in the UK), it’s time for a quick bit of reflection on what has been a great summer. Our global customer conferences have attracted record numbers and ARM Risk Express received an industry accolade.  … Read More


Recognizing the success of a risk management culture – Downer wins our Innovation Award

Our recent ARM User Conference in Sydney was a great opportunity to meet with customers and find out more about some of the work that you are doing in the field. Understanding about your businesses and the challenges that you face helps us to provide support during your project implementations… Read More