Volatility soars as stocks tank

As global stocks tumbled last week, volatility soared to new highs worldwide (except in China). Friday’s slide in stocks dragged most indices even further down into negative territory, with ...

Posted 12.10.18 Diana R. Rudean, PhD

10 Years On From the Lehman Collapse – What Have I Learned?

With the 10th anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse fast approaching, it is a good time to take stock and reflect on the lessons we have learned from it.

Posted 09.13.18 Christoph Schon, CFA, CIPM

Ten years on – When it comes to risk, one size never fits all

Investment risk is one area that has seen significant change, but at the same time, has also remained bogged down in details and data.

Posted 09.25.18 Ian Lumb

Has the Tech Bubble Returned?

Using the Russell 1000 as our sample US Equities portfolio, we set out to compare today’s exposures to the AX-US4 Tech sector industry factors with their 1999 counterpart.

Posted 10.24.18 Olivier d'Assier

Risk tools with the ability to crank up to “11”

The persistent emphasis on maximum data precision has always been the case within the risk space.

Posted 09.24.18 Shifra Ansonoff

The top 10 cross-asset correlations to watch right now

Looking back at our work over the past couple of months, we have identified the 10 most significant correlation pairs that multi-asset class investors should focus on at the moment.

Posted 10.19.18 Christoph Schon, CFA, CIPM