IRM outlines advanced uses of internal flood models

Model limitations must be understood to unlock benefits beyond underwriting


Ferma launches professional certification scheme

More options for European risk managers seeking accreditation


Quantifying the diversification benefit

The diversification benefit is a crucial factor in internal models, but how do you pin down dependencies in the absence of hard data? Justin Skinner and Russell Ward share their experiences


Argo hires Hindson as CRO

Alex Hindson is second risk officer to leave Amlin for Argo


IRM publishes guides on Solvency II internal models

Covering operational risk modelling and diversification benefits


Risk manager certification to boost recruitment and accountability efforts

IRM scheme will help risk professionals move between industries


IRM launches certification scheme for risk managers

Aims to set standards for best practice


IMIF releases guidance on adding value to model validation

Proposes control mechanism for Solvency II risk models


Emerging risk steps out of the shadows

Insurers are gradually dispelling the scepticism around the subject of emerging risk, and are getting better at considering the potential impacts and opportunities, according to Oric International. Christopher Cundy reports


IRM's new chief executive 'a standard setter'

Ian Livsey takes over on permanent basis