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

Climate Risk and Sustainable Finance – Outlook for 2020

Recognition of the risks and opportunities associated with climate change reached new peaks across financial markets in 2019. But where to from here? From big picture global forces right down to expected milestones in the Canadian financial sector, here are five big trends that will shape the climate risk and sustainable finance space in 2020

2019-2020 Risk Outlook Survey

This marks the fourth year we have conducted the Risk Outlook Survey. The results provide key insight into risks to the Canadian financial system, views on Canada’s financial stability & global economies.

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning: The CRO’s Agenda

Around the world, there is a steady increase in people searching for “Artificial Intelligence” and “Machine Learning” on the internet. With this increase in public interest, what is important for CROs and financial executives to understand from this?

Emerging Risks

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