Risk Management

FERMA Forum is the only pan-European risk management event of the year.
On 20 June, FERMA has released proposed guidelines for captive (re)insurance arrangements in order to ensure a consistent implementation of the OECD recommendations on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS).
Clearly, it will be increasingly complex, volatile and interconnected. In this turbulent world, education becomes...
Four risk managers received Excellence in Risk Management Awards presented at a gala evening in Brussels on 6 December. The awards are part of the first European Risk Management Awards, organised by FERMA and Commercial Risk Europe.
FERMA presented the first qualifications by examination in its professional programme rimap® to 18 risk managers during a ceremony at the FERMA Seminar now taking place in Malta.
The rimap examination is a written exam with 100 questions based on the rimap Body of Knowledge using recognised sources such as ISO 31000 and COSO ERM framework.
rimap® is the first professional Certification for European risk managers. Launched in 2015 by FERMA, rimap® provides independent confirmation of the professional competences, experience and standards of individual risk managers
Through rimap®, FERMA is building the first network of risk management education providers and risk managers across Europe.
FERMA disclosed the names of the first six education programmes in risk management to receive rimap accreditation…

Captive insurance companies, especially in offshore domiciles, are under scrutiny from international tax authorities.

On the occasion of the FERMA Forum, and with the aim to support FERMA with its Professionals Development Initiative, Lloyd’s proposed to host and sponsor a development programme for talented risk managers with 3 to 5 years of experience...
FERMA and Lloyd’s launched 3rd edition of FERMA-Lloyd’s Professional Development Programme at the 2015 FERMA Forum …

About the author - Duncan Zorn is a Senior Actuarial Manager at Deloitte Consulting in Switzerland. He and his team specialise in risk quantification and modelling.

FERMA’s plans for European Certification of Risk Managers have moved forward to a testing phase for the application and examination process by volunteers and the finalisation of the first set of exam questions...