RiskLab, founded in 1994, is an interdisciplinary research center in the Department of Mathematics of ETH Zurich focusing on statistical modelling and quantitative risk management in insurance and finance.
Its aims are:
- promotion of scientific competence and methodology in the general area of statistical modelling and quantitative risk management;
- promotion of fundamental and precompetitive applied research in strong connection with industrial practice;
- knowledge exchange between academia and the financial industry and regulation;
- promotion of ETH Zurich as leading centre of excellence regarding academic education and research in insurance mathematics.