Research

We emphasize and encourage links between academic researchers and practitioners at financial institutions to bring theoretical techniques to bear on real-world issues.

Research Focus

We are focused on identifying the best solutions in global risk practices

The recent financial crisis reinforced the centrality of research in assessing, reporting, and mitigating risks in the financial services sector. From both macro and micro perspectives, our research programs deliver a wide range of insights to assist our members

Research Approach

We emphasise and build connections between academic researchers and industry practitioners at financial institutions to bring theoretical techniques to bear on real-world issues.

Latest Research Reports

ISSB and SEC Put the Squeeze on Canada’s Climate Reporting Plans

ISSB and SEC Put the Squeeze on Canada’s Climate Reporting Plans Alyson Slater, Senior Director, Sustainable Finance, GRI Alexandria Fisher, Manager, Sustainable Finance, GRI Download the full Report – PDF Version ABOUT THIS REPORT: After two decades of multiple voluntary sustainability reporting frameworks gaining footholds in the market, the move toward global, mandatory, standardized reporting… View Article

Unwinding Pandemic Stimulus: The Bank of Canada’s Narrow Path to Successful Policy Normalization

Unwinding Pandemic Stimulus: The Bank of Canada’s Narrow Path to Successful Policy Normalization James K. Stewart, Executive in Residence, Global Risk Institute Hugh O’Reilly, Executive in Residence, Global Risk Institute Victoria Guo, Director, Research, Global Risk Institute Download the Executive Summary – PDF Version Download the Executive Summary – PDF Version

World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2022: The Canadian Perspective

World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2022: The Canadian Perspective Victoria Guo, Director, Research, Global Risk Institute Download the full Report – PDF Version Abstract The World Economic Forum published its Global Risks Report 2022 (the Report) in January, with the latest Global Risks Perception Survey (GRPS) results in fall 2021. The Report is based… View Article

Emerging Risks

Our research team is tasked with identifying new and emerging insights to better understand risks and trends for the financial sector.