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Electrical risk

A new study on 'cyber-physical' attacks on London's electricity network examines the relationship between economic damage and the number of substations. In 2015, a "cyber-physical" attack (affecting sensors, computing and communications hardware/software) on the electricity distribution network in Ukraine led…

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Vice: The $1 trillion storm: How a single hurricane could rupture the world economy

A report by the Centre for Risk Studies (CRS) looking at the impact of natural catastrophes on financial markets is featured in the article. Oliver Carpenter, Research Assistant at CRS, said that losses from natural disasters like hurricanes are usually…

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Long-term economic outlook and equity prices

by Dr Adelphe Ekponon, Research Associate, Cambridge Centre for Finance and Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance Dr Adelphe Ekponon The very first asset pricing models (also called Capital Asset Pricing Models or CAPM) have postulated that the only risk…

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Held to ransom

A global ransomware cyber attack could cost nearly $200 billion and affect more than 600,000 businesses, says report by the Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge and other partners. A global ransomware cyber-attack could cost $193bn and affect more…

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Business Weekly: Seven Cambridge companies in UK gazelles hot 100 list

Equity crowdfunder SyndicateRoom have created a list of Britain’s fastest-growing companies. The Top 100 list highlights some Cambridge-based companies, including two startups connected to Cambridge Judge Business School. Healx, which researches the use of existing medicines to cure rare diseases,…

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Traditional risk management concerns prevail in global corporations

Traditional financial and operational performance top global risk management concerns over the next 12 months, while much-publicised issues such as environment, tax and diversity lag well behind. Traditional benchmarks such as financial and operational performance top the concerns of senior…

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Traditional risk management concerns prevail in global corporations

Insurance Times: Cytora to expand with sights on US market

Cytora, a startup whose software collects and analyses a huge amount of online data to perform real-time political risk analysis, is planning to expand to the U.S. Co-founder Richard Hartley talked to Insurance Times about the idea behind Cytora and…

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Centre for Risk Studies presents cyber terrorism work at 2018 IFTRIP Conference in Moscow

Cambridge Judge Business School's Centre for Risk Studies was invited to participate in the annual conference of the International Forum of Terrorism Risk (Re)Insurance Pools (IFTRIP) which took place in Moscow on 10 October 2018. Speaking to an international audience…

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Insurance Business Management: “A standardised view of risk is necessary”

The Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School partnered with risk modelling and analytics firm RMS to launch an open-source data definitions document for 14 different classes of insurance exposure including casualty, agriculture, trade credit and surety. The…

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Reinsurance News: RMS and Cambridge centre collaborate on new data schema

The Centre for Risk Studies at Cambridge Judge Business School and risk modelling and analytics firm RMS have teamed up to develop a new method of monitoring and reporting insurers’ exposure across multiple different classes of insurance. The scheme titled…

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