The results show, not surprisingly, if a company is prepared and able to identify, adjust and prevent risks across their organization, the better off they will be. It will lead to higher return on equity, keep stock prices at bay and have a much better chance of surviving the next financial crisis.
Risk Maturity Index Insight Report Q4 2013
This report from Aon shows the relationship between how an organization handles their risk management and how that relates to different risk maturity situations.
Companies are ranked from 1-5, where 1 represents the companies with no to very limited preparation for risks, and 5 represents the companies with a clear and well-developed risk monitoring across their organization. Most companies are found in the 2.5 to 3.5 range.