Risk Conquers All?

Magee, J. R.
February 2008
Securities Industry News;2/18/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
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.


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