Integrating Corporate Risk Management

Integrating Corporate Risk Management

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Risk is the lifeblood of a corporation. It provides the chance to turn a profit, but raises the spectre of ruin. This guide, by one of the world's leading experts in risk management, looks at techniques and provides a framework for risk management. This work asserts what matters most is that managers adopt a common view of risk. CEOs and financial officers need to be aware of multi-trigger products, run-off solutions, or finite risk reinsurance. To illustrate, the author introduces the Insurative Model, an important new tool for integrating risk management and capital management - for both seasoned corporate finance specialists as well as beginners. Other techniques are classified according to the degree they integrate insurance and risk management markets.show more

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  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 161.5 x 236.2 x 25.9mm | 597.18g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Texere Publishing
  • Florence, United States
  • English
  • diagrams
  • 158799061X
  • 9781587990618

About Prakash Shimpi

Prakash Shimpi is a principal and head of strategy and product development for Swiss Re New markets. He is the founding president and CEO of Swiss Re Financial Products and Swiss Re Capital Markets, and president and CEO of Atlantic International reinsurance Company. Prakash joined SwissRe in 1995 to build the companies structured finance and capital markets group, which has poineered the development of insurance-linked securities and other products that reflect the convergence of the insurance and capital markets. Prakash earned a BS degree in economics and statistics and an MS in operational research from the London School of Economics and Political Science, as well as an MBA in finance and international business from the University of Chicago. Prakash lives in New Jersey.show more

Table of contents

Part I The Foundations 1. Everyone is a risk manager 2. The conventional approach to risk management 3. Integrating risk management and capital management 4. Risk mapping Part II The Tools 5. Converging markets and integrated solutions 6. Multi-line and multi-trigger products 7. Finite risk reinsurance 8. Run-off solutions 9. Contingent capital 10. Insurance-linked securities 11. Weather risk management Part III The Future 12. Global outlook 13. Prospects and challenges 14. Migrating to the new environmentshow more

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