The SWIFT Institute

Bridging the gap between academia and the financial industry

  • Funding independent research
  • Supporting knowledge-led debate
  • Bringing science and practice together

26-29 September 2016
Geneva, Switzerland

Sibos – SWIFT Institute Talks and Quiz Show

SWIFT Institute @ Sibos Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher. So...

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30 November 2016

Digital Disruption in Financial Services

SAVE THE DATE! SWIFT Institute is partnering with the Ivey Business School at Western University to host an exciting day...

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29 Jul 2016

SWIFT Institute launches their Education page

SWIFT Institute, in collaboration with SWIFTSmart,  launches their Education page. At the SWIFT Institute we aim to bring knowledge and insights to our community.   And so we are proud...

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19 Jul 2016

Guest Article – China ABS in the first half of 2016

A follow up by Adjunct Professor Ann Rutledge, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology This January in Davos, the Vice Chairman of China’s Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) Fang Xinghai...

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11 Jul 2016

Multinational Banking and Conflicts among US-EU AML/CTF Compliance & Privacy Law: Operational & Political Views in Context

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09 Jul 2016

Media Advisory – SWIFT Institute research demonstrates that mobile banking increases financial inclusion

New study from the SWIFT Institute and the Harvard Kennedy School looks at the impact of mobile banking on levels of financial inclusion in Africa through the lens of Kenya...

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05 Jul 2016

Virtual Currencies: Media of Exchange or Speculative Asset?

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Modeling Trade Finance Costs during the Financial Crisis 2008-2009

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A Quantum Leap Over High Hurdles to Financial Inclusion: The Mobile Banking Revolution in Kenya

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30 Jun 2016

SWIFT Institute Talks

In April 2016 at the SWIFT Business Forum Canada event in Toronto, the SWIFT Institute presented three SWIFT Institute Talks. These 30-minute lectures in the style of TED-Talks were undoubtedly...

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The SWIFT Institute is dedicated to fostering research and disseminating knowledge and information about the financial services industry. The Institute funds and publishes independent research and brings together academics and practitioners to inform, debate and learn from each other.

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FINTECH May Indeed Change Finance, But for Better Or Worse?

Will Fintech change finance? Will its impact be positive? In this blog series, I consider how potential of Fintech solutions...

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