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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
Ensuring compliance with thousands of regulations is a burden for higher education institutions. But a coordinated approach and the right tools can make compliance a lot easier.read more
Many risks happen every day, but are inconsequential. Others are a big deal. With so many controls and so many areas of an organization, it’s only logical that you should look at the ones that can bite you.read more
Don’t know where to start with data analytics for risk assessment? Step by step, here’s a basic framework of how you can begin to apply data analytics to assess risk and controls in your organization.read more
ACL recently commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct “The Total Economic Impact of ACL” for a Financial Organization. Benefits the bank realized using the ACL Platform include a productivity boost of 50%, a revenue spike through strategic data visualization and much more.read more
Since the emergence of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), the use of technology in processes related to risks and controls has truly started to take meaningful shape in many organizations. However, when looking across the risk and control functions in most organizations, technology is still typically used on a departmental or point-solution basis.read more
A well-established enterprise risk management (ERM) program can be crucial to helping an organization achieve its strategic objectives. But, how can organizations implement an ERM program that drives corporate performance?read more
There is universal agreement that risk management silos are a problem and that home-grown, spreadsheet-based systems are cumbersome, resource-intensive and, often, simply not up to the job. The objective now is to shift organizational attitudes towards risk management and take an enterprise-wide, integrated approach.read more
Risk management in the financial services industry is evolving. Traditionally, risk was managed by the second line of defense: risk management and compliance functions. But the trend now with banks is to move these responsibilities to the front line, where it all happens.read more
Providing assurance that internal controls are working shouldn’t wait for a costly annual audit. Learn how the City of Lethbridge introduced automated continuous controls monitoring in this on-demand webinar.read more
As data analytics and automation continue to improve, here are four analytics technology drivers that merit close attention as having the biggest opportunity to magnify audit value delivery.read more
The most successful, high-performing organizations have ERM processes that share the following characteristics. Use this checklist to see how your organization measures up.read more
Empowered by an invaluable resource: a means of interrogating all our data (from all our systems) in one place, and the ability to illuminate financial risk and performance, Keith Bailey, director of finance at ACL, shares how he was able to make an immediate impact on the finance department.read more
We continue to be amazed at the amazing things our customers do with ACL technology. There are thousands of GRC teams worldwide rely on ACL to make their day more productive, more valuable and more fun.read more
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