Seizing Opportunities and Cutting Risks
As a major player in the specialized contacting field, KCG is exposed to a variety of risks. The permanent protection of the company’s reputation and safeguarding of its freedom of action necessitate a timely analysis of potential risks and their integration into strategic decision making processes. Diligent risk management may also unblock new opportunities.
Risks and Opportunities
Flawed risk assessments may seriously impair a company’s reputation, limit its freedom of action or, at works, lead to insolvency. Well aware of this KCG reacted years ago by introducing a comprehensive risk management system for the company and all its subsidiaries. Dangers should be identified at an early stage and integrated into strategic decision-making processes. Risk management may sometimes assist in the identification of new opportunities and there-by help to generate added value. The risk management process comprises four steps: Risks identification, risk assessment, risk monitoring and risk controlling.