Risk management


Tariffs, subventions, taxes

12.07.2018 - Trade policy measures like tariffs, subventions or taxes affect flows of goods. The consequences can be risky for companies  more

Stress test creates transparency

12.07.2018 - Statistics show that political risks have become one of the greatest risks that German companies fear  more

Open data in practice

14.06.2018 - Download a free book chapter on the Funk Political Risk Map  more

Clear communication in day-to-day clinical work

29.05.2018 - If there is poor communication between doctors, nursing staff and therapists, the patient is often the one who suffers. Clear communication can therefore prevent life-threatening mistakes  more

Champion fighter or glass jaw?

20.02.2018 - How well prepared are you for a crisis? Companies can now test their mettle with the resilience quick check  more

Hitting hackers with their own weapons

13.02.2018 - A company’s cyber risk and its IT security are closely associated. Now companies can use the advanced cyber risk analysis from Funk to identify the weaknesses in their IT landscape as well more

Ensure your success

28.11.2017 - In the era of just-in-time production and delivery, robust supply chains are more important than ever for companies. But disruptions, such as natural disasters or geopolitical crises, are happening at an increasing rate worldwide  more

Individual political risk exposure

03.08.2017 - Trouble is brewing in hot spots all over the world, and the effects of political change are stretching to companies, too. Businesses can analyse by the Funk political risk stress test  more

Strengthening your company’s defences

21.06.2017 - For companies, an interruption to operations is the worst-case scenario. With effective business continuity management you can respond quickly in the event of a crisis  more

Come out of isolation

24.03.2017 - Pretty much every company faces disruptions to their supply chain. Cooperative risk management can help, according to an ongoing study conducted by Jacobs University Bremen  more

A new age dawns

21.12.2016 - A new version of the ISO 9001 standard has been published. Funk offers ISO Quick Check to determine quickly whether a company needs to take action in order to maintain compliance more

Too often an isolated solution

15.09.2016German companies still have significant room for improvement to achieve optimal synergy of risk management, compliance and internal control systems more

Holistic consideration for more efficiency

10.12.2015 - Company insurance policies are a fundamental part of risk management. In most companies, overall costs can be reduced significantly. Transparency is needed for this more

Risk transfer vs risk acceptance

22.10.2015 - When is an insurance policy practical? The question of transferring vs accepting risk is important for companies of all sizes more

Planning security within 48 hours

17.02.2016 - When everything works, everything works. But what happens when it doesn’t? Then companies have a problem. Do you know how unforeseen events can impact your balance sheet? more

Efficient check

19.11.2015 - Smooth logistics is a prerequisite for commercial success. That is especially true the more global the supply chain becomes. But how do companies protect themselves from an interruption? more

Responsible decisions for the future

25.11.2015 - Is calculating the inconceivable possible? Modern system software provides transparency, analysis and efficiency in the decision-making process more