Volume 8, Issue 2 (2014)
Private bank CIO puts risk at the heart of bank's investment process
This webinar on September 17th looks at the challenges of GRC, key trends, motives for improvement, future investments, and obstacles that banks and other financial institutions face in trying to improve and integrate their risk management strategy
More Investment articles
Commodity investors may have had a bad year, but putting money into commodities of finite supply continues to makes sense
The 14th European Single Manager Awards recognise the best performance of managers and funds based in Europe. The judging process takes into account qualitative and quantitative criteria
Global Advisors co-founder believes short-term woes will give way to long-term rally
Risk function has part to play in driving market value
Investment advisers accused of lack of preparation in face of Sandy
A common criticism of risk models is that they have a tendency to underestimate the risk associated with optimized portfolios. Quantitative portfolio managers have historically used a variety of ad hoc...
Dynamic option-based investment strategies are derived and discussed for investors exhibiting downside loss aversion. The problem is solved in closed form when the stock market is characterized by stochastic...
Sovereign wealth fund names Dong-ik Lee as CIO for three-year tenure
Both the science and the practice of investment management have taken huge leaps in the past decade. The explosive growth of the alternative investment industry has reflected the similar growth in the...
A Michigan-based investment club manager has pleaded guilty to fraud after losing $40 million invested by more than 750 clients
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.