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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

The call for papers is now closed.


We welcomed 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

Timeline for Review Process

DateDetails
Monday 20 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