Tag: Risk

Guess how much the global economy lost to flood in June?
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Guess how much the global economy lost to flood in June?

Latest data from Aon Benfield’s catastrophe model development team estimated that the global economy lost about USD5 billion to flood and other natural disasters. The report reveals that worldwide economic and insured losses during the month were once again largely driven by several major severe weather outbreaks in the United […]

Hedging your dollar risks
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Hedging your dollar risks

There are various risks attached to doing business and trading in currencies. Currency swings can and do have an impact on foreign investors over selected time periods. In developed nations, when currencies are devalued, it is to encourage exports, because the prices of local products serve as an incentive and […]