Financial Services

Oxford Risk is the market-leading provider of customer risk profilers. Our products reveal the level of risk customers are willing and able to take with their financial investments. Our clients include high street banks, wealth managers, and networks of Independent Financial Advisors, in the UK and around the world.

The Oxford Risk Rating is used by many thousands of investors each month to enable their advisers to recommend suitable investments, and our clients to deliver compliant processes and satisfied customers.

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Oxford Risk Rating Online

The Oxford Risk Rating Online is a web-based service developed by Oxford Risk as a platform for our most advanced investor risk profiling tools. Oxford Risk Rating Online is suitable for individual and networks of advisers, integrated providers, and multinational organisations.

Clients may incorporate their brand and the system can be integrated with other in-house and online systems. The Oxford Risk Rating Online will offer Standard, Customised, and Active profilers.

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Research & Consultancy

Oxford Risk draws on the expertise of a wide range of academics in Oxford and other leading universities in the UK, Europe, and North America to offer innovative thinking and practical solutions to decision problems.

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Research for the Bank of England

Oxford Risk partnered with INET in Oxford to write a research paper and deliver a high level workshop for the Bank of England on "Risk, Uncertainty and Regulations: New Insights".

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About Us

Oxford Risk was founded by academics from the University of Oxford to offer top-flight applied intelligence and practical innovation for organisations that must mitigate the impact of risks in their day-to-day activities.

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Bird-brained? Oxford Risk Director shows how newborn ducklings can acquire notions of ‘same’ and ‘different’

15 / 07 / 2016

By Tim Myatt

  Not everything we at Oxford Risk get up to involves financial risk! Indeed, Professor Alex Kacelnik, one of our Management Team, has shown that newly hatched ducklings can readily acquire the concepts of ‘same’ and ‘different’ – an ability previously known only in highly intelligent animals such as apes, crows and parrots. […]

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Oxford Risk Research: Not so pea-brained…

06 / 07 / 2016

By Tim Myatt

Professor Alex Kacelnik, one of our Management Team, has produced startling new evidence that Pea plants demonstrate ability to ‘gamble.’ Prof Kacelnik is part of an international team of scientists from Oxford University and Tel-Hai College (Israel) has shown that pea plants can demonstrate sensitivity to risk – namely, that they can […]

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