Economy

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Annual Risk Report

Top 10 Supply Chain Risks for 2019

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Supply chain risk management company Resilience360 has released its first annual Risk Report, which outlines the Top 10 Supply Chain Risks for 2019 – a summary of threats that deserve particular…

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Artificial intelligence

The biggest risk is reducing people to figures

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Artificial intelligence, or AI, is the subject of constant discussion by politicians, business people and academics. In their different disciplines, the latter studies AI, the future of human…

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Global Insolvency Outlook 2019

Closed monitoring of the political and policy-related risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

In 2018, global insolvencies confirmed their upward trend which started in 2017 after seven consecutive years of sizable declines. Indeed, the Global Insolvency Index of Euler Hermes which…

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The Global Risks Report 2019

Growing number of complex and interconnected risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

The world's ability to foster collective action in the face of urgent major crises has reached crisis levels, with worsening international relations hindering action across a growing array of…

Interview

Economics and Neuroscience

Emotionality and risk

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Almost every business decision is based on weighing up opportunities and risks. However, our brains tend to organise sensory impressions and information as simply and clearly as possible. We try…

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Singapore Fintech Festival 2018

The missed opportunity of digitization

Andreas Eicher [RiskNET]

It is hot and humid in Singapore's November and almost every afternoon the rain breaks its way. Then it almost seems as if the sky wants to cry. A visit to the "Singapore Fintech Festival 2018"…

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The Canadian Property Market

A holistic approach to real estate risk management

Volker Liermann | Nikolas Viets | Stefan Grossmann

Unprecedented low interest rates, booming asset prices and the ever increasing challenge to remain profitable have led financial institutions in many parts of the world, and in Canada in…

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Credit risk management, digitalization and cost transformation

A way out of the strategic zero interest trap?

Markus Krall

The European Central Bank’s attempt to utilise all available monetary policy means to force reflation is having a significant impact on the banking industry. The flat zero interest curve is…

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Future Outlook and Emerging Risks

Artificial Intelligence will bring new benefits and risks

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to the ability of a computer program to think and learn like a human and its snowballing impact on society is undeniable. AI applications already pervade many…

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Tensions and Turbulence Ahead

Political Risk Map 2018

RiskNET [Editor-in-chief]

In 2017, the global political risk landscape was turbulent, and is likely to remain so over the next 12 months. The Political Risk Map 2018, published by Marsh and based on BMI Research findings,…