Definition of 'risk-taking'
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Fear discourages risk-taking and too little risk can induce an economic coma. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This fear of underperforming can lead to excessive risk-taking. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So how do we limit excessive risk-taking? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Do we need to curb excessive risk-taking and bonuses? Times, Sunday Times (2009)But there is clear evidence that bonus systems linked to maximising returns on equity have led to excessive risk-taking. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bonuses must not encourage excessive risk-taking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It discourages risk-taking and innovation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Help entrepreneurs, build our science base and support innovation and risk-taking. The Sun (2012)Rewards based on performance would discourage reckless risk-taking, then. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Why didn't investors act to constrain the excessive risk-taking at various banks? Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is excessive risk-taking and there is joke risk-taking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And where there is excessive risk-taking, that is going to be punished. The Sun (2008)Some say the problem is greed, which led to irresponsible risk-taking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If a bank rewards irresponsible risk-taking, then the regulator can impose a higher capital requirement. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We should be troubled by rewards for failure or excessive risk-taking, as is still the case in some banks. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Families usually favour a discipline of wealth preservation rather than excessive risk-taking, which tends to pay in the long term. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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