Published: 01 April 2019
Analyst(s): Enterprise Risk Management Research Team
In this research, we answer the question "What kind of risk mitigation information are others reporting to their board?" Leading companies use a structured and action-oriented format, e.g., dashboard summaries to provide an in-depth overview of top enterprise risks and their mitigation strategies.
Frequency of Reporting Information to the Full Board
Depth of Information Reported to the Full Board
Information Included in Board Level Risk Reports
How to Report
Unified Risk-Reporting Methodology
Table 1: Risk-Reporting Template
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