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Richard Nesbitt to address students at Rotman program launch

RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAM Press Release – October 2015  Richard Nesbitt, President and CEO of GRI, will address prospective students at the official launch event of the Master of Financial Risk Management (MFRM) program on October 17, 2015. The launch coincides with the Rotman School of Management Open House which takes place the same day. At the MFRM… View Article

Margin Requirements and Policy Implications

OCTOBER 6, 2015   Following the financial crisis, the role of central clearing platforms (CCPs) has significantly evolved. The 2010 Dodd-Franck law and the Volker rule have increased the number of financial operations that have to be cleared by CCPs. With these changes, regulators have also added margin requirement constraints to CCPs to decrease default… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Appoints Carmen Rossiter as Managing Director, Education

SEPTEMBER 29, 2015   TORONTO – The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Carmen Rossiter to the role of Managing Director, Education. In this role, Ms. Rossiter will provide leadership and strategic direction to identify emerging needs in risk knowledge and further develop GRI’s educational programs for member… View Article

Developing Future Risk Leaders: The Global Risk Institute to Provide Scholarships and Co-Curriculars For New UofT Rotman Risk Management Program

SEPTEMBER 22, 2015   University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management launches new Master of Financial Risk Management Program TORONTO – The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) today announced that it will support student scholarships and co-curricular activities for a new Master of Financial Risk Management (MFRM) program at the University of Toronto’s Rotman… View Article