Lessons from the Financial Crisis on Risk and Capital Management: The Case of Insurance Companies
AbstractThis article proposes that risk management be viewed as an integral part of the corporate value-creation process- one in which the concept of economic capital can provide companies with the financial cushion and confidence to carry out their strategic plans. Using the case of insurance and reinsurance companies, the authors discuss three main ways that the integration of risk and capital management creates value: Copyright Copyright (c) 2009 Morgan Stanley.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Morgan Stanley in its journal Journal of Applied Corporate Finance.
Volume (Year): 21 (2009)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
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