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"Carney Warns Investors They May Undervalue `Huge' Climate Risks"


Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said investors need to wake up to the potential for huge losses from a sudden shift in regulations designed to curb global warming and the use of fossil fuels.


The Peoples' Audit?

I wrote some time ago – and it is my most popular blog post – about Why internal audit is important. In this post I stated that organisations are simply not able to control and govern themselves with what Erica Schoenberger calls ‘strong objectivity’. 874 more words


Consolidating Climate Change within Asset Management

Asset management is a systematic process of deploying, operating, maintaining, upgrading, and disposing of assets cost-effectively. The term is most commonly used in the financial world to describe people and companies that manage investments on behalf of others. 289 more words

Climate Change

Five Years of Dodd-Frank: An Internal Audit Perspective

By Shaheen Dil, Managing Director
Model Risk and Capital Management

Earlier this summer, on July 21, the financial world marked the fifth anniversary of the passage into law of the… 707 more words

Internal Audit

Number One Reason China Has Begun to Scare Me

I haven’t really been too concerned with the recent market gyrations the past few days, but yesterday’s news that China is lowering interest rates again and is now easing bank reserve requirements by 0.5% is, quite frankly, troubling. 100 more words


Agile, adaptive, serendipitous or out of control?

One of the greatest pleasures I get as an auditor is working in a cross–disciplinary way across my client organisations. This means I can be a marketer, IT person, HR person, finance etc. 1,167 more words


5 Financial Risks to Keep an Eye On This Summer

This summer is no time to take your eye off the risk management ball as the uncertainty and volatility in financial markets won’t take much of a holiday. 100 more words

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