Kris Devasabai is the New York-based editor-in chief of Risk.net. Previously, he was bureau chief and US editor of Risk magazine. He manages the editorial team. Prior to joining Risk, Kris covered hedge funds, asset management, cross-border investing and law for several publications.
Kris holds a bachelor’s degree in law and government from the University of Manchester, and he completed his legal training at the Inns of Court School of Law in London. He was called to the bar of England and Wales in 2003.
Banks need more diverse funding sources, but new structures must be vetted carefully
Shareholders were right to keep officers and directors on the hook until all the facts are known
Regulators need to look closer at private equity’s rush to reinsure pension assets in Bermuda
SSGA will vote against companies that do too little on climate, but won’t abandon them entirely
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Some of the trickiest puzzles in finance could be solved by blending old and new technologies
The risks of off-balance sheet financing remain largely hidden from view
FSOC is right to focus on dangerous behaviour, but Treasury meltdown reveals a complex chain of actors
Regulators should do more to promote pre- and post-trade transparency in corporate bonds
ARRC chair says current liquidity in SOFR derivatives is insufficient to create a term rate
Announcement may come soon after Isda’s fallback protocol takes effect in November
Central data and technology group enables frontline ‘citizen developers’
Andy Redleaf founded a $6 billion hedge fund. Now he runs a small community bank