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The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services: Applied Insights and Analysis

  Financial institutions, governments, policymakers and regulators are all seeking growth and stability in an uncertain world. The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) responds to the needs of the private and public sectors for better intelligence, information and training regarding risk in the financial services sector. Founded by the public and private sectors… View Article

Bringing Members the Latest Risk Research Insights

JUNE 12, 2015   To serve our members’ needs for greater insights into financial risk research, the GRI Research team is launching a new monthly member bulletin, Research Insights. Each month, members who are signed up to the GRI mailing list will receive Research Insights. This bulletin will feature summaries of leading research papers including both GRI funded research… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Appoints Dr. Tiff Macklem as Chair of the Board

MAY 6, 2015 Announcement follows Paul Cantor’s decision to step down as the Chair of the Board after more than three years of service TORONTO/LONDON 6 MAY 2015. The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) recently confirmed Tiff Macklem as its new Chair following board approval. Dr. Macklem’s appointment took effect on May 1. This appointment… View Article

Call For Research Proposals on Derivatives, Risk Management, and Market Regulation

MAY 20, 2015   The Montreal Institute of Structured Finance and Derivatives (IFSID) has issued a call for research proposals on derivatives pricing, risk management, market regulation, clearing, accounting and financial innovation. GRI is pleased to support this initiative and will provide additional funding to selected research projects. The deadline to submit a proposal is… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Appoints a New Board Chair

MAY 6, 2015   GRI is pleased to confirm the appointment of Dr. Tiff Macklem as the Board Chair following approval at our board meeting on April 29. Dr. Macklem’s appointment is effective from May 1. This appointment follows Mr. Paul Cantor’s decision to retire as GRI’s Chair after more than three years’ service in the role…. View Article

Global Risk Institute Appoints New Directors

MAY 4, 2016 TIFF MACKLEM, CHAIR OF THE GLOBAL RISK INSTITUTE IN FINANCIAL SERVICES, HAS ANNOUNCED THE APPOINTMENT OF FOUR NEW MEMBERS TO THE INSTITUTE’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS.   THE NEW DIRECTORS ARE: Mark Hughes, Chief Risk Officer, RBC. Mr. Hughes oversees strategic management of risk on an enterprise-wide basis.  He is a member of… View Article