Governance, risk and compliance (GRC) as a strategy is still a relatively new kid on the block, and executives are faced with some stiff implementation challenges. Victoria Pennington takes a look at the expected and unexpected challenges presented by GRC


Software vendors have widely varying ideas on the best ways to approach GRC, but surprisingly some admit that technology can only do so much at its current level of development. Others - though they are not prepared to go on the record - doubt that some large, multinational and multi-divisional financial services firms will be able to implement a GRC system.

Operational risk executives generally agree that the idea of GRC is good, but some are not convinced that the cost in time and resources of

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Investment banks: the future of risk control

This survey report explores the current state of risk controls in investment banks, the challenges of effective engagement across the three lines of defence, and the opportunity to develop a more dynamic approach to first-line risk control

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