University of Nottingham
Robert Webb’s main areas of research are financial institution performance and wider applied economics issues. He is currently Co-Director of MBA and MSc Programmes for the Business School at the University of Nottingham. He has published widely in international journals such as: Corporate Governance: An International Journal; International Journal of the Economics of Business; Theory and Decision; Human Relations; International Review of Financial Analysis and Journal of Social Policy. He has also written numerous book chapters and recently authored a book on banking and finance. In the recent past Rob has also acted as a consultant for Marsh plc, Zurich plc and the Chartered Institute of Bankers.
Operational risk and the three lines of defence in UK financial institutions: is three really the magic number?
This paper examines the three lines of defence in the context of ORM in UK financial institutions.