Meaning of “derisk” in the English Dictionary


"derisk" in Business English

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deriskverb [ I or T ]

also de-risk uk /ˌdiːˈrɪsk/ us

to make something safer by reducing the possibility that something bad will happen and that money will be lost:

Large corporations continue to focus on derisking their pension schemes.
The company's move into film production is primarily meant to de-risk its business model.
To survive inflation, the trick is to derisk.

(Definition of “derisk” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)