28Mar17

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The SCOR Foundation for Science awards Prize for Best Young Researcher in Finance and Insurance

At the 10th International Forum on Financial Risks, organized in Paris by the Europlace Institute of Finance, the SCOR Foundation for Science presented the Award for Best Young Researcher in Finance and Insurance today to Dylan Possamaï, Professor at the Paris-Dauphine University, for all his work on risk and its quantifications.

At the 10th International Forum on Financial Risks, organized in Paris by the Europlace Institute of Finance, the SCOR Foundation for Science presented the Award for Best Young Researcher in Finance and Insurance today to Dylan Possamaï, Professor at the Paris Dauphine University, for all his work on risk and its quantifications. The jury was chaired by Elyès Jouini, Vice-President of the Paris Dauphine University and member of the Institut Universitaire de France. This award is financed by the SCOR Foundation for Science.
 
 
André Levy-Lang, Chairman of the SCOR Foundation for Science and the European Institute of Finance, comments: "There have been significant developments in risk and risk quantification research in recent years, to which Dylan Possamaï, a young researcher in finance, has made a noteworthy contribution. The SCOR Foundation for Science is very happy to single this contribution out."
 
Denis Kessler, Chairman and CEO of SCOR comments: "I am delighted that the SCOR group and its Foundation for Science are supporting scientific risk research and encouraging an increasing number of talented young people to devote their academic work to advancing our knowledge in this area."

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