TITLE

Risk Conquers All?

AUTHOR(S)
Magee, J. R.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;2/18/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article talks about risk management in securities market. Information on the primary businesses and services of New York-based risk management services company RiskMetrics is presented. RiskMetrics' customers are investment managers, mutual fund companies and investment banks. The strength of RiskMetrics lies in its risk management leadership. The recent experience of Société Générale involving a €50 billion position has showed its risk control system is ineffective.
ACCESSION #
31131941

 

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