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New article in The Economist regarding the recent Equifax breach features GRI CEO Richard Nesbitt’s comments on the risks it poses

The recent Equifax security breach that exposed personal information of millions of users could have serious implications according to Richard Nesbitt, President & CEO of the Global Risk Institute. The Economist featured his comments in their new article “The big data breach suffered by Equifax has alarming implications”. To read the full article, please click… View Article

Enterprise Magazine, a publication for Canadian credit unions, quotes the Global Risk Institute’s Sheila Judd in its article, Stormy Weather

This article looks at vulnerabilities and threats to the financial system that could affect credit unions, including overvalued housing prices and stock market indices, record high consumer debt levels and rising interest rates. The article also cites GRI’s recent article, Shadow Banking: Non-banking Credit Intermediation Heightens Risks for the Global Financial System, about potential for… View Article

GRI Executive Brian O’Donnell discusses the application of Artificial Intelligence in the Banking industry

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a growing phenomenon in today’s tech industry. As it expands in scope, can the AI be adopted by financial institutions? How can it be leveraged by financial institutions to their advantage, and what are the challenges it might pose? Brian O’Donnell, Executive-in-Residence at the Global Risk Institute discusses the possibilities in… View Article