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Difference between Business Risk and Financial Risk


Business risk are involved with the operations of an organization and is not dependent on a company’s debt level. Its is inline with a company’s operating leverage. 236 more words

Financial Management Accounting

Pension Funds ill-prepared for the risks of Stranded Assets

A survey by Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) found that only 76 of the 500 largest asset owners in the world (pension funds, insurance funds, foundations and endowments) have taken meaningful action to manage climate risk. 128 more words

Information Assets Underinsured From Cyber Attack, Aon/Ponemon Study Says

Companies are only insuring 12 percent of global information assets from the risk of cyber attack, compared with 51 percent of tangible property, according to a global study by Aon and Ponemon Institute. 58 more words

Risk And Insurance News

Millennial investors take big risks, but it's older folks who see the biggest gains

No risk, no reward—at least, that’s how the saying goes. Though millennials have larger appetites for risky bets, a recent report finds that their returns pale to the more conservative portfolios of older investors. 224 more words

Adjusting for Nominal Risk

Monetizing Debt Over Time

Debt over time measures the velocity of financial risk. If you don’t pay the mortgage, the risk of the default condition (the real property of existing without the debt that actually obtains) accumulates over time. 395 more words

Political-Economy And Philosophy

Financial Uncertainty in Europe Amidst Policy Debate

There is a lively debate going on in global financial institutions, and the question seems to be “How much is too much?” Top economists at the International Monetary Fund, the European Central Bank, and the World Bank are debating about recent economic policy and its effects on global financial markets. 249 more words