The SWIFT Institute
- Funding independent research
- Supporting knowledge-led debate
- Bringing science and practice together
Advisory CouncilIndependence is a founding principle of the SWIFT Institute and is asserted when selecting topics and themes for research, as well as approving research proposals and giving grants.
ResearchThe SWIFT Institute funds independent research, supports knowledge led debate and provides a forum where academics and financial practitioners can learn from each other.
One Day Conference on Standardisation – March 25th 2014 in London
The SWIFT Institute, SWIFT’s Standards Forum and The London School of Economics and Political Science will host a one day event focusing on standardisation in the financial industry. Research will be presented on a Common Financial Language, along with brand new research on Standards & Big Data. Panel sessions on the Standards Roadmap, Standards & Regulation and the Future of Standard will include viewpoints of both academia and financial industry practitioners.
New Calls for Proposals – Securities Related Research Topics
The SWIFT Institute invites proposals on two areas of interest related to the rapidly evolving world in the Securities markets. The first is on the changing landscape of securities settlement in Europe. The second is on the role of automation in the post-trade environment across Asia.
Both Calls for Proposals can be downloaded here. The deadline for submissions is Friday 13th December 2013.