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Pensions Fraud Risk 2011

February 24, 2013

A look at fraud in pension schemes. While there are fewer perceived instances of fraud in smaller schemes, this could be due to reduced opportunity or brcause larger schemes have resources for better fraud detection processes and procedures.

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Countries with Greatest Risk of Terrorism

February 4, 2013

Respected British analysis company Maplecroft published the 2011 Terrorism Risk Index. Source

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Tax Breaks vs. Budget Cuts

January 6, 2013

House leaders are unfortunately restricting their proposed budget cuts for the remainder of fiscal year 2011 to nonsecurity discretionary spending in an attempt to tame a $1.3 trillion deficit. This approach is especially shortsighted since the Federal Treasury loses twice as much revenue due to tax breaks than Congress appropriates on all nonsecurity discretionary spending. […]

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UNISDR 2011 web stats

September 5, 2012

Have a look at some interesting 2011 statistics from our websites and learn more about the United Nation’s Office for Disaster Risk Reduction. http://www.unisdr.org Source

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Not Ready for Retirement

July 17, 2012

Mercer’s What’s Working™ survey reveals that retirement plans are highly valued in the US; the same holds true for Canada and the UK. At the same time, employees in all three countries feel financially unprepared for retirement. Source