Lead Sponsors

Quantitative Risk Management (QRM) is the world's premier enterprise risk management consulting firm. QRM develops industry-leading risk management principles, practices, and models, and provides clients with the advice, knowledge, and tools necessary to leverage those innovations into higher risk-adjusted returns. Since 1987, we have partnered with our clients to enhance their ability to measure risk, identify profitable opportunities, and make sound financial decisions. With offices in Chicago, London, and Singapore, QRM has established over 250 long-term engagements with top financial institutions from the banking, finance, and insurance industries worldwide.

www.qrm.com

Co-sponsors

Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset manager. We know investors want strong and repeatable risk-adjusted returns and we aim to deliver this through an active and consistent investment approach that is team-based, risk-aware and performance-driven. Our talented investment teams around the world work together to uncover investment insights. 

By sharing knowledge across asset classes and geographies we are able to generate richer perspectives on global, regional and local investment landscapes. The ability to exchange and debate investment ideas in a collaborative environment enriches our teams' investment processes to ensure our best insights are applied to portfolios. More importantly, it results in better-informed decisions for our clients. 

Our broad range of investment strategies and solutions are designed to meet the evolving needs of our clients, whether they are individuals, advisers or institutions. We are committed to first class client service and investment excellence. We have a dedicated team of more than 2,000 colleagues across the globe, all with a common goal.

Visit: www.columbiathreadneedle.co.uk

LCP is an award winning firm of financial, actuarial and business consultants, specialising in insurance, investment, pensions, energy and employee benefits.  We provide business insight through our clear, tailored advice, helping our clients to meet their strategic and operational goals.

Our insurance specialists help insurers to identify and quantify the risks to which they are exposed, including through actuarial valuations of their liabilities, independent validation reviews of their risk-based capital models, and wider support of their actuarial and risk functions.

Find out more about LCP at www.lcp.uk.com

Mazars is an international, integrated and independent organisation, specialising in audit, accountancy, advisory, tax and legal services. As of January 1st, 2017, Mazars operates in 79 countries, draws upon the expertise of 18,000 women and men led by 950 partners and has over 100 years' insurance experience. Our insurance, regulatory, actuarial, risk and capital expertise across life and non-life enables us to be trusted advisors to provide a value-add and cost‑effective service. We capture the full journey of ERM value creation and our approach is agile and to the point, focussing on improving risk management and return value.

Moody's Analytics helps capital markets and risk management professionals worldwide respond to an evolving marketplace with confidence. The company offers unique tools and best practices for measuring and managing risk through expertise and experience in credit analysis, economic research and financial risk management. By providing leading-edge software, advisory services, and research, including the proprietary analysis of Moody's Investors Service, Moody's Analytics integrates and customizes its offerings to address specific business challenges. Moody's Analytics is a subsidiary of Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO), which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 11,500 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 41 countries. Further information is available at www.moodysanalytics.com.

With a century of experience in providing accounting & advisory services to the insurance sector, Moore Stephens is consider to be one of the leading advisors to the industry. We pride ourselves on the breadth and depth of our insurance expertise, offering specialist and tailored support both locally and internationally. We offer independent, multi-disciplinary teams of experienced professionals with expertise in risk and capital, assurance, actuarial, IT, regulation, tax and corporate finance.

http://www.moorestephens.co.uk/

Marketing partners

AMICE, the Association of Mutual Insurers and Insurance Cooperatives in Europe, has as prime purpose is to ensure that the voice of the mutual and cooperative insurance sector in Europe is heard.

www.amice-eu.org

Founded in 2005, ORIC International (ORIC) is the leading operational risk consortium for the (re)insurance and asset management sector globally.

ORIC is a not for profit organisation that facilitates the anonymised and confidential exchange of operational risk intelligence between member firms, providing a diverse, high quality pool of quantitative and qualitative information on relevant operational risk exposures.

ORIC provides industry benchmarks, undertakes leading-edge research, sets trusted standards for operational risk and provides a forum for members to exchange ideas and best practice. ORIC has 38 members with accelerating growth globally.

www.oricinternational.com