All GRC articles – Page 14

  • Blog

    Recommind Integrates Microsoft Office 365 Into Axcelerate

    2016-02-08T14:45:00Z

    Recommind, an advanced analytics provider, announced that it has integrated Microsoft Office 365 into the newest version of Axcelerate, its cloud-based e-Discovery platform. The collaboration streamlines discovery by enabling joint customers to easily and effectively cull data in the Office 365 environment before exporting it into Axcelerate for total visibility ...

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    Ethics, Compliance, and GRC: A Foot on Both Banks

    2016-02-08T13:30:00Z

    Ethics & compliance is one thing, and governance, risk & compliance is another, and yet, both seem to overlap significantly. When considering how often compliance issues begin as ethics issues, Editor Bill Coffin wonders what can be done to ensure a more seamless integration of ethics into compliance, governance, and ...

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    PwC Appoints New Partners to Risk Assurance Practice

    2016-01-29T14:30:00Z

    PwC has appointed three new partners to its risk assurance practice. Details inside.

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    New Recommind Solution Optimizes the Discovery Process

    2016-01-29T13:30:00Z

    Recommind, an advanced analytics provider, has announced the release of Axcelerate Cloud, the latest iteration of its subscription-based SaaS e-Discovery product built on the Axcelerate platform. Now incorporating Efficiency Scoring, Axcelerate Cloud builds on Axcelerate’s interactive Business Intelligence layer to provide legal teams powerful, simple insights into the efficiency levels ...

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    FTI Technology Launches Analytics Software Platform

    2016-01-26T14:30:00Z

    FTI Consulting, a global business advisory firm, today announced the launch of Radiane, a new visual analytics software platform that enables organizations to dynamically investigate and understand their enterprise data. Developed by FTI Consulting’s Technology segment, Radiance is now available either as a cloud-based service or as a rapid deployment ...

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    NICE Actimize Launches Notifications & Attestations Solution

    2016-01-22T15:15:00Z

    NICE Actimize, a NICE Systems business and a provider of financial crime, risk and compliance software for the financial services industry, announced the launch of its new Actimize Notifications & Attestations compliance and policy management solution. The solution allows compliance professionals to monitor regulatory compliance, to gain better oversight of ...

  • Article

    Top Five Ethics and Compliance Failures of 2015

    2016-01-20T14:45:00Z

    Same story, different year: pressure from senior leaders, a laissez-faire attitude toward bribery and corruption, and middle managers that neither practice nor value a robust culture of ethics and compliance all resulted in some of the biggest corporate faux pas of 2015. Inside is Compliance Week’s list of the top ...

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    RMS Launches New Data Standard for Managing Cyber Insurance

    2016-01-19T09:15:00Z

    Ahead of the February launch of its new suite of cyber-risk management tools, RMS today released its recently developed Cyber Exposure Data Schema. The ‘open standard’ data schema will provide the insurance industry with a systematic and uniform way to capture cyber exposure data and manage cyber accumulation risk.

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    Exiger Names New Head of Hong Kong Office

    2016-01-19T09:00:00Z

    Exiger, the global regulatory and financial crime, risk and compliance firm, has appointed Jake Scrivens as managing director to lead the firm’s Hong Kong office.

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    Duff & Phelps Expands Global Disputes and Investigations Practice

    2016-01-19T09:00:00Z

    Duff & Phelps, a global valuation and corporate finance advisor, has added managing director Steve Cornmell and director Victoria Richards to its Disputes and Investigations practice in London. The addition of these new professionals aligns with the firm’s strategy to expand its capabilities in disputes and investigations and strengthens its ...

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    Deloitte Names U.S. Financial Services Industry Leader

    2016-01-19T09:00:00Z

    Deloitte this month named Kenny Smith, currently a vice chairman of the firm, as U.S. leader of its financial services industry group. In addition, Deloitte announced that a number of high-powered new professionals have joined Deloitte’s U.S. financial services industry team. Details inside.

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    PwC’s Cyber-Security Practice Adds New Principal

    2016-01-19T09:00:00Z

    PwC US has named Patrick Hynes as a principal in the advisory cyber-security practice, focused on cyber-crime and breach response. He is based in PwC’s Los Angeles office.

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    Bloomberg Acquires Netbox Blue

    2016-01-19T09:00:00Z

    Bloomberg this month announced that it has acquired the intellectual property, patents, and engineering assets of Netbox Blue, a global provider of social media risk management and compliance solutions. The acquisition extends Bloomberg Vault’s surveillance, e-Discovery and information governance tools to help clients monitor and control the use of ...

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    NetSuite, Namely Partnership Bridges HR and Financial Data

    2016-01-12T12:30:00Z

    NetSuite, an ERP/financial system used by more than 24,000 organizations, and Namely, an HR, payroll, and benefits platform provider, announced today that they have joined forces to help mid-sized companies streamline financials and HR. For the first time, financial executives will be able to view and manage all their financial ...

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    PwC’s Cybersecurity Practice Adds New Principal

    2016-01-08T11:45:00Z

    PwC US has appointed Patrick Hynes as a principal in the advisory cybersecurity practice, focused on cybercrime and breach response. He is based in PwC’s Los Angeles office. Hynes joins PwC with a strong background in cyber-security.

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    Kroll Expands Global Leadership Team

    2016-01-06T10:00:00Z

    Kroll, a risk mitigation, compliance, security and incident response solutions provider, this week announced the appointment of five new managing directors, enhancing the company’s leadership team across the globe. The appointments became effective Jan. 1, 2016.

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    Marsh Risk Consulting Names Cyber-Security Expert

    2015-12-24T09:00:00Z

    Marsh, an insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has appointed Jim Holtzclaw as senior vice president of cyber-security consulting and advisory services at Marsh Risk Consulting (MRC). In his new role, Holtzclaw will work with a team of experts to implement MRC’s cyber-security consulting strategy, capabilities, and services in North ...

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    UHY Elects New Chair

    2015-12-22T15:00:00Z

    UHY, the international accounting and consultancy network, this month elected Bernard Fay as its new chairman, following 17 years as a UHY board director. With Fay’s election, the UHY network will be led for the first time by a director from outside its founding countries, the United States and ...

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    Two New Partners Join PwC Risk Assurance Practice

    2015-12-22T14:30:00Z

    PwC recently named two new partners to its Risk Assurance practice: Rick Warren has been appointed as a partner focusing on performance governance risk and compliance, while Khalid Wasti has been appointed as a partner focusing on internal technology audit solutions.

  • Article

    The GRC Audit Quandary

    2015-12-22T13:15:00Z

    A “quandary” is an interesting word meaning: a state of perplexity or uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation. A quandary is also what many internal auditors find themselves facing when they audit GRC capabilities. This GRC Illustrated column from Compliance Week and OCEG helps auditors answer the ...