Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
The average number of tornado outbreaks has risen since 1954, and that the chance of extreme outbreaks has also increased.
None of Indonesia’s 22 tsunami-warning buoys were working at the time of Wednesday’s earthquake
Climate models tend to overestimate the extent to which climate change contributes to weather events such as extreme heat and rain.
By tackling the environment we can also mitigate the impact of disasters, as heatwaves, droughts and floods threaten the lives of millions
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
Traditionally conservative European insurers and pension funds are turning increasingly to risky property bets on everything from new homes in provincial Britain to car parks at Brussels airport.
Dan Loeb’s reinsurer cited risks tied to regulation as the Internal Revenue Service and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden work to limit what the lawmaker called a “tax loophole” used by hedge fund managers to route investments abroad.
Hedge fund Canyon Capital Advisors LLC is preparing to challenge the leadership of Ambac Financial Group Inc by putting its own nominees up for election to the bond insurer’s board
An interview Don Steinbrugge, Managing Director, Agecroft Partners.
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