risk mitigation


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risk mitigation

The reduction of exposure to potential problems in business. From the IT perspective, risk mitigation reduces the vulnerabilities that may lead to an attack on the company's computer systems. It also covers compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements. See CCO, risk management and risk assessment.
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Letters of credit (LCs) can be an incredible credit enhancement and risk mitigation tool when properly used.
Network services supplier BT Wholesale has introduced a new range of risk mitigation and recovery management solutions aimed at communications businesses.
The Risk Mitigation Reference Guide for New Energy Financing provides lenders with the adequate risk protection and technical resources to help in the development of thorough underwriting guidelines that will further increase investment in clean energy projects and create economies of scale.
The world we live in is increasingly at risk to both domestic and foreign terror threats," said Armstrong, CEO and Managing Partner of ESS Risk Mitigation.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-10 November 2006-Enterprise risk mitigation solutions for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 to be delivered by CA(C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Moreover, immediately following a significant event, the company retains its exposure base, and subsequent events can occur prior to the implementation of any risk mitigation strategies.
Credit risk mitigation is a proactive management tool designed to enhance revenue growth (in good times and bad) while protecting earnings from surprising, catastrophic loss.
The award recognized the RenaissanceRe Risk Sciences Foundation's sponsorship of its series of five Risk Mitigation Leadership Forums as an "outstanding and innovative achievement, worthy of emulation by others around the country.
Today, it introduced JHA Enterprise Risk Mitigation Solutions, a single, fully hosted anti-money laundering (AML), fraud identification and analysis solution for regional and community financial institutions.