Machine Learning Shakes Up Classical Financial Risk Modeling

BlackRock, MSCI, and La Française are some of the firms looking to replace traditional, linear risk models.

A pale Mark Zuckerberg blinked nervously and shifted in his chair. The head of social media giant Facebook sat before stony-faced members of a US Congressional committee in April facing interrogation over a scandal that saw the personal data of millions of users harvested for political campaigning.

The risk to the company’s future was evident, as Zuckerberg’s uncomfortable appearance betrayed. Yet, little of this risk was reflected in the standard financial metric for assessing the likelihood

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Waterstechnology? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: