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Separation "theoretically perfect" but "practically, hugely flawed" says UBS's Hunt
The papers in this issue are all related to energy risk management, including both risk assessment and risk hedging by financial derivatives.
This paper formulates a functional optimization problem over a set of regular payoff functions to deal with the joint mitigation of combined price–volume risk using purely financial tools.
Ex-Barclays chairman says managers should take “stewardship responsibility” for bank conduct
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Banks and regulators increasingly concerned amid high-profile cyber security breaches
Risk management and portfolio optimization for gas- and coal-fired power plants in Germany: a multivariate GARCH approach
This paper investigates the hedging effectiveness of energy derivatives traded at the EEX for the purpose of mitigating the risk exposure of gas- and coal-fired power plants in Germany.
Nancy Harrington Jones is promoted; Cheri McGuire joins Standard Chartered as CISO; Penny Judd exits Nomura
This paper investigates whether there are existing common model features that yield consistently superior results under both VaR and ES risk metrics in the energy commodities markets.
The authors of this paper formalize a methodology to manage short-term FX risk.
Evaluating the performance of the skewed distributions to forecast value-at-risk in the global financial crisis
This paper models the tail behavior of daily returns and forecasting VaR in order to evaluate the performance of several skewed and symmetric distributions.
Banks neglecting necessary work on data and model governance, warn tech vendors
Cyber crime and nanoparticles represent emerging risks for insurers, says John Scott
Former rogue trader says new UK rules could "change the way people look at risk"
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This paper investigates a sample of 142 live hedge funds via a DEA sensitivity analysis using a super-efficiency model.
Supervisors "need firms to be profitable", writes BoE's Fisher
Alessandro Mauro shows how using value-at-risk can improve market risk analysis in the energy sector
Alexander Passow presents a portfolio performance measure that combines the omega measure with Johnson distributions
Firms seek clarity on use of probabilistic scenarios ahead of January 2018 deadline
Definitions, reporting lines, frameworks and metrics vary among major banks, Risk.net research shows