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Do we manage financial risk correctly?

A quote from Taleb’s book, beautifully sums up how we view and manage risk.

“The existence of a risk manager has less to do with actual risk reduction than it has to do with the impression of risk reduction. 1,009 more words

"Carney Panel Set to Demand Climate-Risk Scenarios From Companies"

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-10/carney-panel-set-to-demand-climate-risk-scenarios-from-companies

Companies should tell investors how their profits may be hit by tighter pollution rules and extreme weather events coming from climate change, a panel advising the Group of 20 nations will conclude next week.

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Women! Be financially aware, even if you are non-earning member
Financial freedom hidden in 10 questions

http://www.mymoneystreets.com/2016/11/women-be-financially-aware-even-if-you.html

Personal Finance

Members of West Yorkshire Pension Fund demand more information about financial risks of climate change

Members of the West Yorkshire Pension Fund (WYPF) have written to the fund to express concern that it is not providing enough information about how it manages the financial risks associated with climate change, including from investments in fossil fuel companies. 459 more words

China takes aggressive steps to fend off banking, financial risks

China took aggressive steps on Wednesday to head off signs of growing risks in its financial and banking system, unveiling detailed rules to curb an unruly peer-to-peer (P2P) lending sector and intervening in its money markets. 849 more words

MyMoney Myway: Personal finance simplified

Personal finance is a very wide subject. Here I just want to simplify the basics, why we need to take care of our money, why the inflow and outflow of funds need to me managed. 8 more words

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