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+44 (0)131 651 5320 fintechconf@business-school.ed.ac.uk 50 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9JU 17-19 June 2020

Call for Papers

We now invite the submission of extended abstracts (approximately 5 pages) but also welcome full papers. Your paper should be submitted electronically (PDF only) no later than 13 January 2020.

We welcome theoretical and empirical contributions on topics including, but not limited to:

  • The application of AI and machine learning in finance
  • The application of distributed ledger technologies in finance
  • Cryptofinance
  • Cyber risk in finance
  • The microstructure of modern financial markets, such as algorithmic/high-frequency trading, dark trading, blockchain settlements
  • Behavioural economics in financial technology
  • Alternative data (structured and unstructured datasets)
  • Crowdsourcing and investment strategy
  • New exchange traded financial derivatives
  • Financial stability risks from the development of FinTech
  • RegTech
  • Open banking

Submission Deadline
13 January 2020

Timeline for Review Process

Monday 13 JanuaryPaper submission deadline
Wednesday 12 FebruaryNotification of paper acceptance
Before 2 April (midnight)Early bird registration
Monday 25 MayFinal papers to be received

Further Information