Global Risk Institute is a preeminent source of ideas on the management of emerging risks and trends for financial services organizations
22 March 2018 | Risk Management Practices
The role of the board has expanded and expectations for performance have increased. This report we emphasize that the most important role of the board is risk governance, and we provide insight to how directors can more effectively oversee risk taking activities.
9 March 2018 | Technology Innovations
REPORT - A comprehensive overview of Canada’s Fintech landscape, comparing Canada to other Fintech hubs in terms of funding, regulations, and collaborations; discussing the geographic and categorical distributions of Canadian FinTech firms; and listing key players in the Canadian FinTech space.
8 March 2018 | Risk Management Practices
ARTICLE - The focus today is to develop risk managers so that they can acquire a breadth of experience across multiple risk disciplines. Traditional risk capabilities such as credit and market risk are still necessary; however, these skills are no longer sufficient on their own.
16 February 2018 | Cyber security and Fraud
Designing public key cryptosystems that resist attacks by quantum computers is an important area of current cryptographic research and standardization. To retain condentiality of today's communications against future quantum computers, applications and protocols must begin exploring the use of quantum-resistant key exchange and encryption.
15 February 2018 | Climate Change and Environmental Risks
This research seeks to gain a better understanding of the impact strategic interaction and uncertainty have on our ability to make meaningful global reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
31 January 2018 | Risk Management Practices
This year marks 2nd years GRI has conducted their Risk Outlook Survey to assess the risk outlook of our member organizations for the coming year. The results of this survey provide insights into our members’ views on key risks, the stability of the Canadian financial system, and the strength of major global economies.
22 January 2018 | Macro-economic Risk
The persistence of prolonged periods of low interest rates in developed economies such as Canada, the UK and the US has generated a lot of interest in its impact on asset allocation decisions of institutional investors.
19 January 2018 | Risk Management Practices
In many organizations, across many industries, the most vital opportunities to drive growth, as well as the most pressing risks, start with people.
6 December 2017 | Risk Management Practices
GRAFT – The Global Risks and Trends Framework – is a new and innovative approach designed to help organizations identify, assess and respond to global risks and trends in order to avoid pitfalls that could threaten an organization’s long-term survival. This Government Case study provides the process, implementation, and outputs of GRAFT.
8 November 2017 | Cyber security and Fraud
This report, “A Resource Estimation Framework for Quantum Attacks Against Cryptographic Functions” provides our next update on our ongoing work related to estimating the real-world effort it will take for a quantum computer to compromise specific cryptographic functions at the foundation of protecting our ICT infrastructure.