The corporate governance challenge
of ineffective corporate governance processes can range from a decline in
share price to eventual collapse.
of high profile corporate failures has prompted regulators around the world
to strengthen their compliance and regulatory requirements in order to
improve corporate governance and restore shareholder confidence and market
The role of ERM in sound corporate governance
every business is exposed to risk and it’s the boards and senior management
responsibility to exercise due care by managing risk, many organisations now
accept that ERM as an integral part of good corporate governance.
confirms that more organisations are now relying on ERM principles to help
them improve internal control, assist in meeting growing regulatory
requirements and assist in achieving corporate objectives.
the next generation risk management system because it is one, completely
integrated enterprise risk management system that brings together all key
elements of risk management, compliance monitoring, internal audit and
incident management into one easy to use yet powerful system.Guardian is
feature rich and is customizable to meet your risk management needs,
regardless of your size and structure. With Guardian, you can:
measure, monitor, manage and report on all ERM & compliance activities.
compliance and audit processes into one risk management framework
appropriate security to share or protect risk management information.
- Produce timely
and interactive graphical management reports.
periodic management/staff attestation sign off across the organisation.
- Streamline risk
management activities through workflow management and email integration capabilities.
Guardian is built on the philosophy that most people in an organisation play
a role in risk management. As a fully integrated system, it brings together
key risk management activities and enhances the entire process workflow to
help you focus on risk management rather than risk administration.
The Risk Manager determines the risk structure within Guardian. This
structure is flexible to meet the needs of complex and global organisations
in any industry.
analyse their risks (including the likelihood and impact) and identify and
evaluate their controls. Guardian’s powerful risk analysis capabilities can
help you conform to Australian and New Zealand risk management standard
AS/NZS4360, COSO’s ERM framework, Sarbanes-Oxley or any other framework you
require. Key documents including process maps, policy manuals and
authorities can be attached.
audit procedures for each control. Every audit program is prepared in
Guardian and all audits are performed in Guardian using electronic work
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