The global risk analytics market is growing at a significant rate, due to the increased risk that is emerging through the present business scenario, the increasing competitiveness among the regulating firms, latest technological developments in risk analytics and increasing growth and investment opportunities in the business organizations. The business organizations are increasingly implementing risk intelligence or risk analytics software in the organization by clearly, defining, managing and understanding their tolerance and exposure to the risk. The implementation of risk analytics capabilities helps the enterprises to provide them clearer visibility into the challenges that comprises of managing several types of risks in areas such as regulatory compliance, operations, finance, supply chain, credit, and e-commerce.
Insight by Component
On the basis of the component, the market is subdivided software and services. Of both the categories, the services market is anticipated to witness the higher growth during the forecast period as different companies are outsourcing the risk management and analysis to third party vendors. The software segment is further categorized into ETL Tools, scorecard and visualization tools, risk calculation engines, dashboard analytics and risk reporting tools, GRC software, and others; whereas the services segment is categorized into professional services, and managed services.
Insight by Risk Type
The risk analytics solutions are deployed either on-premise or on-demand. The market growth is higher for the on-premise deployment type as the installation and or deployment of software or hardware solutions provides comparatively higher security.
Insight by Vertical
Based on vertical, the market is segmented into BFSI, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, IT and telecom, retail and consumer goods, healthcare and life sciences, energy and utilities, government and defense, and others. The BFSI sector is the largest consumer of risk analytics software and services, as financial institutions are most prone to cyber threats and data thefts.
The primary factor that is aiding the growth of global risk analytics market includes the rising need for risk management across several industries. The business organizations are increasingly making investments to harness their massive and rapidly increased quantities of data and information. The companies are putting their existing data to work that was previously trapped in functional silos and multiple business units. The companies are increasingly working on new types of data that they are observing from wide ranges of external sources.
The increasing investment in risk analytics software by business enterprises is essential for them to improve risk management to combat the growing business needs. There are several risk analytics providers in the market that are helping the business organizations to transform their risk management with the help of advanced risk analytics tool that helps in further maximizing their returns after risk adjustments.
Risk analytics tools are helping the business organizations to attain and make decisions after becoming aware of the specific risks pertaining to a particular task. This creates a growth opportunity for the vendors providing risk analytics solutions. Risk analytics helps the organization to improve the overall functioning of their organization and performance. Moreover, risk analytics software also helps the business organization to improve their return on capital and helps them in reducing overall costs that are involved in regulatory compliance. The business organizations that thrive to reduce the huge amount of losses in their organization adoption of risk analytics tools is observed to be the most attractive option for them. On the other hand, the risk analytics software also helps the organizations in the central clearing of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.
However, the high initial set up cost and lack of analytical expertise are hindering the growth of the market to some extent.
Geographically, North America is the largest risk analytics market. The demand for this technology is increasing in this region due to robust infrastructure, technological advancements, and the presence of key players and large enterprises in this region. Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing region for risk analytics market, as the region is witnessing greater opportunities and increased market competitiveness. Some of the countries in the region are observing currency fluctuations that are expected to improve the demand for risk analytics tools in this region.
Some of the key players operating in the risk analytics industry include Fidelity National Information Services Inc., International Business Machines Corporation, Oracle Corporation, SAP SE, SAS Institute Inc., Moody's Corporation, Verisk Analytics, Inc., Axiomsl, Inc., Gurucul, Provenir and Risk Edge Solutions.