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Get valuable insights from publicly-reported loss events at your fingertips. Used by over 70 international firms, we collate content on operational risk loss events from various media sources around the globe.
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Operational Risk Horizon 2020
Download the ORX Operational Risk Horizon 2020 report to find out the top operational and non-financial risks for 2020 and beyond.
RCSA practice benchmark
Do you know the best practice for RCSAs? Find out how operational risk managers in the rest of the industry are doing RCSAs.

How we improve the operational risk discipline

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Cyber risk
Since early 2019, we've been supporting firms with cyber and information security risk. This group has now finished work on definitions and roles and responsibilities.
ORX Reference Taxonomy 2019
ORX reference taxonomy
We've just published the new version of our award-winning reference taxonomy for operational and non-financial risk, which explores level 1 and 2 risks.
Operational risk reporting standards
Download our free, industry-recognised reporting standards to help you with operational risk event collection and to support your reporting practices.
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Operational risk research
Our aim is to push understanding of operational risk practice, theory and strategy forward. To help us do this, we carry out research on the most important issues facing the industry today.

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Latest news, blogs and articles

Industry news
Impact of coronavirus on operational risk: ORX News round-up
John Bosnell
22 May 2020
ORX News is providing a regular round-up of the operational risk impacts of coronavirus on financial firms worldwide, including its impact on operations and what actions firms are taking to help clients.
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5 largest operational risk losses: April 2020
John Bosnell
15 May 2020
Discover the 5 largest operational risk loss events recorded by the ORX News team in April 2020. This month's top 5 includes a failure to offer loan modifications, a money laundering scheme, and unregistered trading of securities.
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ORX creates industry’s first cyber risk controls and indicators library
Esther Britton
14 May 2020
We're delighted to announce that ORX has launched our new controls and indicators library for cyber and information security risk management. Find out how the library will improve cyber risk management in the financial sector.
Operational risk & coronavirus: how are firms responding?
Luke Carrivick
21 May 2020
We're continually working with the financial organisations that are members of ORX to see how they are responding to coronavirus (Covid-19) from an operational risk management perspective. Here's what they telling us...
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Join the only global service for banking and insurance firms that exchanges high-quality data relating to operational risk losses in a completely secure and anonymised way.
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Pioneering research programme
We provide world-class research that supports effective op risk management and measurement within the financial services industry, as directed by our members.
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High quality events
ORX events are free, invitation-only opportunities to share knowledge, experience and expertise with peers across a wide range of operational risk-related topics.
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Benchmarking op risk practice
Understand practice in key areas of operational risk management, including a personalised benchmark report comparing your firm to your peers.
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Be part of an ORX working group that meets regularly with fellow risk professionals to discuss a specific operational/non-financial risk topic.
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Cyber & security information risk programme
ORX is driving efforts to use our unique holistic view and expertise to enhance the active management of the most significant material risks, including cyber.