Best practices for risk reporting

  • 3 days
  • Operational risk
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Key reasons to attend

  • Understand key aspects of an effective risk report

  • Learn how to write a successful risk report

  • Explore common reporting challenges

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About the course

Join Risk Learning to develop skills and gain insight into creating effective and successful risk reports within your organisation.

Participants will deep dive into the implications of BCBS 239, effective corporate governance principles and the importance of risk appetite for risk reporting. Case study-led participant discussions will explore best practice approaches to common reporting challenges and develop a three-step process for successful report writing.

This learning experience will identify good corporate governance principles to aid participants in constructing their own risk reports.

Flexible pricing options:

  1. Early-bird rate: book in advance and save $200 

  2. 3-for-2 group rate: book three delegates for the price of two and save more than $2,000 

  3. Season tickets: book a team of 10 or more and save up to 50%

Learning objectives

  • Address common reporting challenges

  • Apply the governance principles to risk reporting

  • Define and employ 3-step approach to successful report writing

  • Integrate BCBS 239 into your reporting process

  • Incorporate emerging risks and external benchmarks

  • Create your own report and receive immediate and expert feedback

Who should attend

  • Operational and enterprise risk

  • Compliance

  • Governance and control

  • Audit

  • Chief Risk Officers


June 12 - 14, 2023

Time zones: Emea / Americas
Start time: 13:15 BST / 8:15 EST
Finish time: 17:00 GMT / 12:00 EST

  • Structuring an effective risk report
  • Avoiding reporting pitfalls and presenting a balanced story

  • BCBS 239 and its implications for report writing

  • Good corporate governance principles

  • Risk appetite and its importance to report writing

  • Bring your report: group work


November 6 –8, 2023

Time zones: Emea / Apac

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Elena Pykhova Risk Learning Faculty

Director and founder

The OpRisk Company

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Elena Pykhova is an op risk executive specialising in strategy, design and implementation of firm-wide risk frameworks. 

She is the author of a best-selling book, Operational risk management in financial services: a practical guide to establishing effective solutions.
Pykhova is a renowned educator, running public and in-house training courses in the UK and internationally for world-leading organisations including the London Stock Exchange Group Academy, the Moller Centre Cambridge University and 
She is a thought-leader, influencer and founder of a prominent industry think tank, the Best Practice Operational Risk Forum. 
Pykhova is a former director for education at the Institute of Operational Risk and chair of the expert panel for the Association of Foreign Banks.

Passionate about the discipline, she founded her training and consulting practice after 20 years of experience in senior roles at Fortune 500 companies.


This course is CPD (Continued Professional Development) accredited. One credit is awarded for every hour of learning at the event.

Pre-reading materials

The resources below have been selected to enhance your learning experience:

  • Risk disclosures in annual reports: the role of nonfinancial companies listed on the Athens stock exchange - Read article |

  • Validation nightmare: the slotting approach under International Financial Reporting Standard 9 - Read article |

  • Risk governance, market competition and operational risk disclosure quality: a study of the ASEAN-5 banking sector - Read article |

To access some of the above articles you need to have a current subscription to If you don’t have one now, please subscribe to a free trial


June 12 - 14, 2023

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm




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November 6 - 8, 2023

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm




Earlybird Price

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