Olivier d'Assier - Managing Director, Applied Research - APAC

Olivier d'Assier is Head of Applied Research, APAC, for Axioma and is responsible for generating unique regional insights into risk trends by leveraging and analyzing Axioma's vast data on market and portfolio risk. d'Assier's research helps clients and prospects better understand and adapt to the evolving risk environment in Asia Pacific. 

Most recent articles by Olivier d'Assier

I am shocked – shocked – to hear that impeachment talk is going on in this market!

I recently attended a large quant conference in Hong Kong during which I overheard some of the participants discussing what the recent political noise out of the US could mean.

Posted 06.22.17 Olivier d'Assier

A rolling stone gathers no moss, but an old risk model does

Investors have been talking about risk ever since the first time one of them got a forecast wrong.

Posted 05.23.17 Olivier d'Assier

Are low volatility readings capturing a sense of calm or foreboding?

Last Friday, the Vix – often referred to as the “fear gauge” – declined 6.6% in a single day to close the week at 10.1.

Posted 05.04.17 Olivier d'Assier

Frexit – a Brexit with More Bite

Risk managers are once again being asked to come up with a stress scenario for the aptly named ‘Frexit’. 

Posted 04.27.17 Olivier d'Assier

Exposing Vulnerabilities with a Multi-Asset Class Risk System

We recently published a paper that discusses how the analysis of a global equity portfolio can be enhanced through the use of a multi-asset class risk solution.

Posted 03.21.17 Olivier d'Assier