FSF: Stormy markets require new risk thinking

The Financial Stability Forum said Thursday 29 March the recent turbulence in financial markets shows that market participants need to be prepared for the possibility of a major shift in investors' appetite for risk.

"The episode illustrated the extent of linkages among risk premia in different asset classes in the current environment. Market participants need to ensure that risk management scenarios take appropriate account of the risks and potential consequences that would arise from a more