September 4th 2014

We are pleased to announce that Sebastian Mallaby has been appointed Visiting Senior Fellow at the LSE and will spend the academic year 2014-15 at the Systemic Risk Centre.

July 7th 2014

Stefan Ingves (Governor of the Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision) spoke at LSE on Monday 7th July.

June 6th 2014

We are pleased to announce that SRC co-investigator, Prof Kathy Yuan (Department of Finance, LSE) has received a European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant

May 14th 2014

The SRC is to host Stefan Ingves when he visits the London School of Economics (LSE) this July.

January 30th 2014

On the 28th January the SRC organised a very sucessful public lecture titled 'The Next Crisis', with Julia Black (LSE Pro-Director and SRC co-investigator),

January 30th 2014

We are pleased to announce the publication of our first Special Paper.

December 10th 2013

Commissioner Piwowar’s (US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)) visit to the SRC on 10th December, centred on the systemic risks hidden in forthcoming regulations and changes to the market structure.

November 28th 2013

The new market-risk regulations are going backwards. Jon Danielsson discusses a detailed quantitative study in his new blog post.

November 27th 2013

Three Discussion Papers have been published this month. Contributors include Co-Director Jean-Pierre Zigrand and Research Associates Douglas Gale, Rohit Rahi, and Bill Ziemba. They are downloadable from here.

October 22nd 2013

Solvency II, the European legislation on prudential rules for insurance companies, is set for a final decision. Jon Danielsson, Ralph S.J. Koijen, Roger Laeven, and Enrico Perotti, argue that the final text should respect three fundamental principles to ensure solvency.