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About Third Party Risk Reporting: Vendor management reporting to senior management and the board is a regulatory requirement. In fact, it’s a pillar of vendor management. You don’t want to be too specific or too general, so understanding the frequency, format and what to include in your reports is all important.

Latest Discussion Posts

  • ​Hello, we are just starting up TPVM by incorporating risk assessment into our VM Policy. We have not rolled out yet, but we do not include the value of the contract with the TP as a part of the assessment questions. Attached are the questions we have ... More

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  • This message was posted by a user wishing to remain anonymous what all should be included while creating a one pager for a particular critical vendor to make the discussion more meaning full both in terms of Quantitative aspects like Risk level, Spend, ... More

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    RE: Benchmarking

    Good Morning, Great question! I have a document that you may find useful. It provides an understanding of the value of a third-party risk management program and includes helpful data. If you're interested, please feel free to email ... More

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    RE: Board Reporting

    We are currently going through a redesign of our report to the board. Board level KRIs include: 1. Number of critical vendors that have a residual risk higher than risk appetite. 2. Overdue issues and exceptions concerning critical vendors. There are ... More

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    Board Reporting

    What vendor metrics and/or updates does your team always provide to your board? Interested to learn what others are sharing as we're evaluating our bank's processes and determining what we should be focusing on in board reports. More

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