Haute école de gestion de Genève

Should Swiss pension funds implement long-­ term financial derivative instruments to reduce their longevity risk?

Turin, Vincent ; Courbage, Christophe (Dir.)

Mémoire de bachelor : Haute école de gestion de Genève, 2018 ; TDIBM 47.

During the last decades, the Swiss population has been experiencing an increase in life expectancy. Switzerland has seen a change in the structure of its population. In 1900, the proportion of people aged below 20 years old was 40.7% of the total Swiss population, whereas in 2016, this percentage was of 20.1%. In contrast, the proportion of people aged over 60 years old has increased...

Haute école de gestion de Genève

Operational risk management in the digital era in the Swiss banking industry

Gimblett, Romain ; Courbage, Christophe (Dir.)

Mémoire de bachelor : Haute école de gestion de Genève, 2018 ; TDIBM 35.

This report analyses and attempts to answer the following question: How will digitalization affect operational risks and the management of such risks in the Swiss banking industry? Digitalization will force banks to rethink their business models and to deal with new operational risks. An important condition for an entity to be successful and to survive in the digital era is to manage risks at...

Haute école de gestion de Genève

How do companies in Switzerland manage an ageing workforce

Simão, Daniela Figueiredo ; Courbage, Christophe (Dir.)

Mémoire de bachelor : Haute école de gestion de Genève, 2017 ; TDIBM 17.

The ageing population phenomenon is of common knowledge in present times, as it has been bringing challenges to the society on both financial and managerial perspectives - respectively touching the matters of pensions and in organizations’ management of their human resources (Christin, Fleury, Huguenin, Murier, Oetliker and Rausa, 2012). In Switzerland, population ageing is more remarkable...