Insights, trends, and tips for smarter governance, risk management, and compliance.
The deadline for GDPR is looming–are you ready? John Verver discusses the drawbacks and risks of using spreadsheets, and why there is no better time to examine your compliance processes.read more
What can you expect in the GRC space in 2018? John Verver shares his top 6 trends and predictions, including automation, smarter technology and new data sources for data-driven GRC.read more
Using automated monitoring, banks and credit unions can free up resources to focus on more strategic tasks and achieving meaningful results faster.read more
Dan Clark, Director of Internal Audit at Washington Trust Bank looks at how the Three Lines of Defense model could be updated in light of the rapid growth and adoption of ERM and GRC tools.read more
We dispel three common myths about continuous control monitoring to help you on your journey to increased productivity and strengthened assurance.read more
Eliminating dark data from your organization will involve some change management regarding people, processes and technologies. Read how to address these challenges.read more
John Verver discusses how to take a smarter approach to IT risk management and compliance by replacing outdated and ineffective processes.read more
Taking inspiration from the theme of the 2017 ACL Connections customer conference, David Coderre details 12 steps to help you become sought-after within your organization.read more
All IT professionals will be asked the inevitable “Are we at risk?” question at some point. Read how ACL can make it easier to respond to critical cyber security risks.read more
Dealing with risks and controls in procurement processes that involve a variety of vendors is challenging and complex. Find out how data analysis can test transactions against a broad range of risk, compliance and control issues and make the process easier.read more
The problem with a digital environment is that key audit information is effectively turned into “dark data,” trapping important insights inside electronic documents. Find out how to avoid this and unlock the true value of audit data.read more
IT teams need to identify which of the hundreds of regulations and standards need to be followed, as well as meeting thousands of detailed requirements. Doesn’t sound easy, does it? Actually, when you have the right tools, it is.read more
Through implementing continuous monitoring and automation using ACL’s software platform, a government organization realized a 702% return on investment.read more
Risk areas viewed in isolation can easily escalate into major problems. A coordinated risk management process enables earlier recognition of potential risks and can reduce the impact of negative outcomes.read more
Find out about our upcoming webinar with Cornell University’s audit team. Learn how they built a solid and successful relationship with management to become trusted, sought-after advisors.read more
Robotic process automation (RPA) is not a new thing, but has experienced recent renewed interest, particularly in audit and financial control management. Don’t get left behind—discover the many advantages and opportunities RPA offers.read more
Intentional and unintentional purchase-to-payment fraud can be incredibly costly to governments. Learn how to reduce the likelihood of these risks occurring.read more
Supply chain risk management is incredibly complex and risk failures have enormous impacts on the supply chain. But technology is transforming and simplifying the entire supply chain risk management process.read more
Learn how organizations can be more vigilant in mitigating threats that could expose sensitive data, endanger their reputation, and negatively impact revenues and operations.read more
The reality is that no control is perfect or foolproof, which means that you need to rely on your data to ensure that you are meeting your risk management requirements. Examine the tests that help you ensure your risk control measures are working.read more
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