Financial Risk Management

Research that brings social and environmental accountability to the financial services industry and helps financial institutions plan for economic turmoil all grow from Waterloo’s expertise in financial risk management. Game-changers such as the idea that helped give birth to the euro exemplify Waterloo’s influence on the world of international finance.

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Artificial intelligence and the Waterloo-Toronto tech supercluster


University of Waterloo will play important role with applied AI solutions for everything from healthcare to finance and transportation

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Celebrating 60 years of innovation


From 74 engineering students in 1957 to 198,000 alumni six decades later

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Defining Innovation: Find out how Waterloo is reshaping higher ed


New report shows how University of Waterloo is enriching its entrepreneurial culture and investing in new discoveries

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National Coming Out Day: Being out affects LGBT retirement plans


LGBT adults who are out to family and friends are less uncertain about their retirement years, Waterloo study finds

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Waterloo sustainability leaders named to Top 30 under 30


A United Nations intern, social finance leader and social startup supporter are named to annual Corporate Knights list

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Waterloo student wins top co-op student of the year in Canada


Six students are honoured as the top co-op students in their Faculties at the University of Waterloo

Kathleen Rybczynski

Mompreneurs: Children are the greatest risk factor for women entrepreneurs


Children actually help entrepreneurial dads stay the course but the gender difference starts to disappear when women get access to startup funds, says Waterloo economist

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Nobel Prize winner at Waterloo to speak about innovation


It's not isolated visionaries like Steve Jobs that drive the economy. It's the millions of grassroots innovators that power prosperity, says Nobel laureate

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Harnessing the entrepreneurial drive of Arab youth


Arab youth are more entrepreneurial than past generations and can usher in new era of prosperity, says Waterloo researcher

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Waterloo research supports national climate change project


From rain gardens to permeable parking lots:  Preparing for extreme weather will help Canadians avoid billions of dollars in losses, says Waterloo prof