BNY Mellon Survey: Institutional Investors More Focused Than Ever on Risk Management

Debra Baker, BNY Mellon.

BNY Mellon, in collaboration with Nobel prize-winning economist, Dr. Harry Markowitz, recently polled over 100 institutional investors with approximately $1 trillion in aggregate assets under management, and found that 83 percent of respondents expect risk management to play an even greater role in the investment-decision process in the future.

As institutional investors expand their use of alternative investments to diversify their portfolios, and by so doing, reduce their risk concentrations,