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.
Sibos University Launching at Sibos in Boston this September
The SWIFT Institute is proud to bring an exciting new programme to this year’s Sibos conference. The inaugural Sibos University will feature leading academics giving 30-minute lectures on a wide range of topics impacting the global financial industry. There will also be a special panel session focused on regulation. This will be a great opportunity to listen to and engage with academic experts on many different topics. Sibos University will run for a full day on Monday 29th September, along with special lunchtime lectures throughout the remainder of Sibos week.
Cyber-security in the Financial Industry – New One-day Conference
The SWIFT Institute and KU Leuven will host a one day conference on cyber security issues impacting the global financial industry. Today’s cyber threat is a very real and persistent one. Cyber-attacks are growing ever more sophisticated, and the landscape is becoming increasingly complex. Cyber security is the issue that keeps CEOs awake at night, not least of which in the financial industry. Register now for the opportunity to engage with leading academics and experts from the financial, technology and law enforcement fields.