Operational risk in financial services – Navigating risk management challenges in an uncertain world

Not only do firms face a tough, constantly evolving regulatory landscape; new emerging risks such as cyber-attacks arguably make this the most challenging environment ever. While regulatory considerations remain a key driver of risk management, financial services firms are under pressure to recalibrate their strategy to focus on new, evolving threats. 

This research analyses the findings from a recent survey that polled senior risk, compliance and legal professionals about current trends in risk management and governance. The paper addresses the emerging regulatory, risk and technological threats affecting many of today’s organisations.