Insurance Age

Leading insurers fail to move beyond the planning stages

Leading insurers are failing to move beyond the planning stages of enterprise risk management (ERM) programmes. According to a new study by Pricewaterhouse Coopers, ERM for the insurance industry, ERM is high on the agenda for insurers but some are failing to put their plans into action. Almost half of survey respondents viewed the protection of shareholder value as the main advantage of ERM. But just 5% felt that ERM was fully integrated with their strategic business decisions. Forty-four i