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Dr Beatrice Acciaio

Risk and Stochastics group



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Sarah McManus

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2016 Risk and Stochastics Conference

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The 10th Risk and Stochastics Conference took place on  21 and  22 April 2016.

High profile speakers from the UK, Europe and overseas presented current advances in the areas of insurance mathematics, financial mathematics, and their interface. 

This year's conference was hosted by Winton at their auditorium in Hammersmith, West London.  

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Bayraktar2Erhan Bayraktar

Professor of Mathematics
Department of Mathematics
University of Michigan


Damiano Brigo

Chair in Mathematical Finance
Department of Mathematics
Imperial College London

EmbrechtsPaul Embrechts

Professor of Mathematics
Department of Mathematics
ETH Zürich

Eyraud-LoiselAnne Eyraud-Loisel

Director of the 
Institute in Financial and Actuarial Sciences (ISFA)
University of Lyon

FernholzRobert Fernholz

Founder of
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Christian Julliard

Associate Professor of Finance
Department of Finance

Koch-MedinaPablo Koch-Medina

Director of the Centre for Finance and Insurance (CFI)
Department of Banking and Finance
University of Zurich

PerkowskiNicolas Perkowski

Junior Professor of Stochastic Analysis
Institute of Mathematics
Humboldt University Berlin

PlatenEckhard Platen

Professor of Quantitative Finance
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
University of Technology Sydney


Claudia Ravanelli

Senior Research Associate
Department of Banking and Finance
University of Zurich

WRunggaldierolfgang Runggaldier

Professor of Mathematical Statistics
Department of Mathematics
University of Padua

mSchmutzMichael Schmutz

Specialist in Market Risks / Part-Time Lecturer
FINMA, University of Bern, EPFL