Deloitte Uses @RISK to Advise Clients on Risk-Heavy Insurance Partnerships

The insurance business is inherently risky—so much so, that many companies in that sector are finding ways to side-step some of its trickiest aspects. This adds a layer of complexity that requires careful risk assessment and decision making for those who are ultimately liable when the claims do come in. Global consultancy Deloitte uses @RISK […]

@RISK Models Public Transit Expansion in Edmonton, Alberta

The Canadian city of Edmonton, Alberta, is expanding their public transportation, known as the Light Rail Transit (LRT) system, from just one line to a network that connects all sectors of the city. Of course, projects like these are expensive—anywhere from $200-$800 million—and come with considerable uncertainty. To deal with this, the City brought on […]

Major Corporations Lack Risk Management Strategies

Even the largest and most successful businesses have something to learn when it comes to managing risk. “Companies are working harder to identify potential risks to their business, but many still fail to incorporate those risks into strategic plans or inform the board of directors,” writes Wall Street Journal senior editor Emily Chasan. In her article […]

@RISK and RISKOptimizer Help Manage Decisions around Debt Portfolios and Capital Investments

When faced with multiple kinds of debt instruments or exclusive capital investments, how can an analyst make a decision that maximizes reward but minimizes risk? Emmanuel Donkor, a quantitative analyst and faculty member of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) at George Washington University addressed these complicated problems, using Palisade software @RISK and […]

Palisade’s Impact on Helicopter Company Featured in Widespread Press

Palisade continues to garner broad media attention, this time due to the use of our software by a major helicopter manufacturer looking to better analyze risk when introducing new products. AgustaWestland, the European helicopter manufacturer, turned to @RISK to determine the financial feasibility of developing any new product, as detailed in our recent case study and blog. […]