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Is modelling a black art?

An article by Lee Coppack for the FS KTN seminar on Implications for Insurance of model dependency and misuse   After two major unmodelled losses in 2011, the Japan earthquake...

Call for project ideas in the areas of Probability, Uncertainty and Risk in the Environment: Expressions of Interest by Friday, 6th July 2012

The Probability, Uncertainty and Risk in the Environment (PURE) Network has resources available to support Industrial Mathematics shorter Knowledge Transfer Partnerships in the area of natural...

Fears of disruption as big solar storm hits the Earth

This article is referenced from the BBC.co.uk The Earth is currently being battered by a storm of charged particles from the Sun, which could disrupt power grids, satellite navigation and...

New Entrants Adopt AIR Catastrophe Models to Better Manage Portfolios of ILS and Reinsurance Contracts

This article is referenced rom InsuranceNewsnet.com Catastrophe risk modeling firm AIR Worldwide (AIR) announced that investment companies such as ILS Capital Management are leveraging...

Aftershock Clustering

This article has been referenced from BuisnessInsurance.com   Earthquake aftershocks can have an even severe impact on structures than main earthquakes do, depending on a...

Reputation risk in focus at credit rating agencies

This article has been referenced from BusinessInsurance.com High-profile events, such as child sexual abuse allegations involving Pennsylvania State University and the Costa Concordia...

SII would require shared risk modelling

This article has been referenced form ProfessionalPensions.com UK schemes will need to share the cost of risk modelling if Solvency II-type regulations are applied to the pensions...

Scientific research improves extreme weather planning for insurers and commodity markets

Press release 25.7.11 Scientific research improves extreme weather planning for insurers and commodity markets Financial services, especially insurers and commodity markets,...

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SII would require shared risk modelling

This article has been referenced form ProfessionalPensions.com UK schemes will need...

Aftershock Clustering

This article has been referenced from BuisnessInsurance.com   Earthquake...

Reputation risk in focus at credit rating agencies

This article has been referenced from BusinessInsurance.com High-profile events, such...