Editor, risk management
Tom Osborn is the desk editor of Risk.net’s risk management coverage, overseeing a team of journalists based in New York, London and Hong Kong. Prior to joining Risk, he reported on the futures and foreign exchange markets for Dow Jones' Financial News and the Euromoney group of publications.
Tom holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Warwick, UK.
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Excess euro and yen cash deposits expected to generate 20–40bp charge
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Skew on major indexes leaps after market wakes up to risks of UK's referendum
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Former rogue trader says new UK rules could "change the way people look at risk"
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