Risk management in the insurance business is a bit of a head scratcher. On the one hand, insurance companies are selling what many people consider to be a risk mitigation. On the other hand, insurance companies themselves face a variety of risks they need to mitigate.
Let’s briefly consider a misconception about insurance as it pertains to risk management. Too often,…Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on July 25, 2018 at 7:32pm — No Comments
Michigan State University has employed a new Chief Compliance Officer in response to the Larry Nassar scandal. By creating an Office of Enterprise Risk Management within the university, MSU is getting on the right track.
Earlier this year, former MSU doctor and USA gymnastics coach Larry Nassar was charged with sexually assaulting 332 students. Shortly after this…Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on July 19, 2018 at 8:20pm — No Comments
Back in March, President Trump’s administration threatened to impose steep tariffs on imported goods from some of America’s biggest trading partners. In the following months, the administration set a 25% import tax on steel and 10% on aluminum.…Continue
Added by Steven Minsky on July 13, 2018 at 5:43pm — No Comments