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The Global Risk Institute Welcomes New Research Manager

OCTOBER 29, 2015   GRI is pleased to welcome Dr. Wei Xu as the new Research Manager. In this new role, Dr. Xu will manage the delivery of GRI’s research programs in partnership with academic institutions and GRI members. Dr. Xu joins GRI from the University of Waterloo where he taught undergraduate and graduate-level finance… View Article

Michel Maila in “Finance et Investissement”

OCTOBER 15, 2014 Our President and CEO Michel Maila was interviewed by Quebec’s “Finance et Investissement” business newspaper alongside Mr. Claude Bergeron of La Caisse de Dépôt during GRI’s recent conference in Montréal. Read on for the full text of their discussion (in French)… METTEZ À L’ÉPREUVE VOS PORTEFEUILLES Nouvelles Les conseillers auraient avantage à… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Appoints New Chief Research Officer

OCTOBER 15, 2015   The GRI is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Coleman to the role of Chief Research Officer. Dr. Coleman will set the strategic direction of GRI’s research programs in partnership with academic institutions and GRI members. Under his leadership, GRI will foster and deliver instrumental research that is relevant to… View Article

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