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.
The Future of Financial Standards – 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. Join us, and a distinguished panel of academics, regulators, bankers and standardizers to review the latest research in this area, and contribute to the debate on what role standards can play in enabling the industry to meet its latest challenges.
New Research Grants – Two New Calls for Proposals
The SWIFT Institute invites proposals for two new research grants. The first looks at the the Role of Securitisation in China’s Capital Markets, whilst the second focuses on the Assessment and Management of Operational Risk in Investment Management Institutions. Full details are available on the Calls for Proposals, both of which can be downloaded here. The deadline for submissions is Friday 11th April 2014.