New Risk Management Blog Debuts

February 10, 2011 ( – Recognizing the continued need for actionable information about institutional investment best practices, Susan Mangiero offers analysis of critical issues affecting the $30+ trillion global buy side industry.

This investment risk management and valuation blog at serves as a resource for trustees, board members, attorneys, money managers and financial advisers with asset allocation, governance, risk management and fiduciary oversight responsibilities, according to a news release.

According to Mangiero, “Investment risk governance is more important than ever before. As billion dollar losses continue to make headlines, fiduciaries and their counsel continue to be challenged with volatile markets, a slew of new mandates and investment complexity that requires rigorous due diligence. Litigation is increasing at a fast clip and investment professionals must absolutely embrace and demonstrate an understanding of risk management and valuation issues. Post-Madoff and the credit crisis, there is no room for complacency.”

Mangiero has over twenty years of experience in capital markets, global treasury, asset-liability management, portfolio management, economic and investment analysis, derivatives, financial risk controls and valuation. She has worked for organizations such as the General Electric Company, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Bank of America and Bankers Trust.