EDHEC-Risk Institute was established in 2001 to conduct world-class academic research and highlight its applications to the industry. Its “research for business” philosophy has led the centre to maintain a constant dialogue with professionals in order to benefit the industry as a whole.
In order to advance the frontiers of knowledge and foster industry innovation, EDHEC-Risk Institute implements seven research programmes focusing on interrelated aspects of investment solutions to advance the frontiers of knowledge and foster industry innovation, the results of which are disseminated through the different EDHEC-Risk Institute locations.
In addition to making important public contributions to the advancement of financial research and the improvement of industry practices, EDHEC-Risk Institute also employs its expertise to conduct proprietary research for clients and develop innovative products with business partners, thus providing them with an edge over competition. EDHEC-Risk Institute offers different forms of partnership, enabling organisations to support research chairs and strategic research projects, industrial partnership and private research projects.