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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

Exploring the Anomalies of Behavioural Finance

JULY 7, 2015   Behavioural finance is an important field to help understand decision-making in financial markets. In this workshop, Professor Jim Engle-Warnick presented an overview of the foundations of behavioural finance, including results from recent experiments, and conducted an interactive experiment that focused on the decision-making biases which affect financial decisions. Finance and economics… View Article

Richard Nesbitt Speaks on Fragmentation Risk at the Conference of Montreal

JUNE 17, 2015   GRI’s President and CEO, Richard Nesbitt, recently took part in a panel discussion alongside distinguished leaders at the International Economic Forum of the Americas. The panel session Fragmentation Risk in Financial Services: A Retreat from Globalization?, sponsored by GRI, brought together Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, and… View Article