The SWIFT Institute

Bridging the gap between academia and the financial industry

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

30 November 2016

Digital Disruption in Financial Services

SAVE THE DATE! 30 November, 2016 Toronto SWIFT Institute is partnering with the Ivey Business School at Western University to...

See more
26 Sep 2016

Guest Article – Finance Accreditation Agency partners with SWIFT Institute to issue Research Summary Report

26 September – The Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA) has partnered with the SWIFT Institute to produce a summary of research projects conducted through SWIFT Institute sponsorships. The partnership arose from...

Read more
21 Sep 2016

Sibos 2016 Geneva is almost here…

In just a few days Sibos 2016 in Geneva is set to begin!   The final preparations of our exciting and informative sessions are underway. This year, the SWIFT Institute will...

Read more

Women in Finance

Download (1.27MB)
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...

Read more
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...

Read more
11 Jul 2016

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

Download (1.97MB)
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...

Read more
05 Jul 2016

Virtual Currencies: Media of Exchange or Speculative Asset?

Download (828kB)

Call for Proposals

The next Call for Proposal will be listed here

Register for Updates

Enter your email address below for paper and proposal calls, updates and info

SWIFT Institute Brochure

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.

Ann Rutledge By Ann Rutledge

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...

Read more

Latest Tweets