A new publication by the Risk Coalition (a group of organizations in the UK that includes their Institute of Directors, a couple of risk management associations, and the organizations for internal and external auditors) merits our attention. Raising the Bar: Principles-based guidance for board risk committees and risk functions in the UK Financial Services Sector has some interesting content. For example, it says:
You have a risk management process, even if you don’t think about it. Maybe it's an informal and verbal process, but the type of business you accept and how you deliver products and services is closely tied to your business strategy and the risk management process it requires.
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