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The Global Risk Institute to Support Scholarships and Co-Curriculars For New Rotman Risk Management Program

SEPTEMBER 22, 2015   GRI today announced that it will support student scholarships and co-curricular activities for the new Master of Financial Risk Management (MFRM) program at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. This support demonstrates our commitment to ensuring a future pipeline of talented risk management professionals. The MFRM program is an… View Article

Member Seminar on Trade Credit: Supporting Growth and Balancing Risk

SEPTEMBER 8, 2015   Many small and medium-sized enterprise clients of commercial banks are seeking to grow their businesses by trading internationally – particularly in the oil and gas sector. However, this means firms are engaging in markets with higher risk profiles outside of North America and Western Europe. To explore these issues, Ms. Sara… View Article

Glenn Greenwald to Discuss the Effect of Surveillance and Data Security at the Global Risk Institute’s Annual Conference

AUGUST 28, 2015 GLENN GREENWALD TO DISCUSS THE EFFECT OF SURVEILLANCE AND DATA SECURITY AT GRI’S ANNUAL CONFERENCE Press Release GRI is delighted to announce that Glenn Greenwald, New York Times best-selling author and investigative journalist known for breaking the Edward Snowden NSA story, will be joining us as the featured speaker at the lunch… View Article

**NEW** Research Library for Global Risk Institute Members

AUGUST 27, 2015   GRI works with researchers around the world to develop insight into financial risks faced by our members. We are pleased to introduce a new online Research Library which will allow GRI members to access all of our sponsored research papers. The research library includes internationally recognized and award-winning papers: Valuing Derivatives: Funding Value… View Article

Tiff Macklem and Richard Nesbitt to Participate in the Liquidity Risk in Asset Management Conference

AUGUST 24, 2015   GRI’s Board Chair, Tiff Macklem, and President & CEO, Richard Nesbitt, are both participating in the Liquidity Risk Management conference taking place at the Rotman School of Management on September 10-11, 2015. Tiff Macklem will open the conference on September 10 and Richard Nesbitt will moderate an expert panel on fixed-income… View Article