September 27, 2022

DEI and Reputation Risk. Companies can always buy insurance. Insurers like Steel City Re are developing creative ESG parametric products.

DEI – Diversity Equity and Inclusion Disappointment Risk “Really, what is needed is what we’re calling ESG-linked reputation insurance,” Kossovsky said. “ESG is all about setting expectations for better environmental stewardship, better social justice, more dutiful governance. The risk arises from some failure to understand stakeholder expectations — the failure to set those expectations, and …

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September 19, 2022

Risk velocity and complexity silver bullet. “The bottom line, said Kossovsky, is that firms… (should expect) that enterprise-level risks will pop up at a moment's notice.”

Silver Bullet for Increasing Risk Velocity and Complexity. During the first six months of 2022, risk velocity and complexity grew, according to a new report from Origami Risk […] Firms need […] to assess, prioritize and develop tactical risk mitigation plans — such as a reputation risk leadership committee — under an overarching strategic plan …

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September 12, 2022

Reputation and ESG insurances are how boards can signal to investors and the courts (and regulators) that their governance processes are effective.

Ethics Compliance Management Governance. An effective management process for [ethics, compliance, ESG risk, reputation risk…] creates value with regulators. An effective governance process creates value with investors and the courts. Auditors’ reports on controls are how boards can signal to regulators that their management processes are effective. Reputation and ESG insurances are how boards can …

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September 11, 2022

“Demand for environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG)-reputational risk insurance is surging.”

Surging Demand for ESG Risk Insurance. Demand for environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG)-reputational risk insurance is surging, but, according to Nir Kossovsky (pictured), chief executive officer of Steel City Re, there is a lack of capital available. Parametric ESG-linked reputation insurance is as vital today as D&O insurance. Click on the image above to …

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