Welcome to SIFR
The Institute for Financial Research

The Institute for Financial Research was started in 2001, and has its offices in the center of Stockholm. The aim of SIFR is to conduct and stimulate high quality research in financial economics. In addition, SIFR has the ambition to narrow the gap between academic research and the practice of the financial industry.

Upcoming Activities

2014-10-03 08:00

Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm

Policy

SNS/SIFR Finance Panel: Towards a more stable banking system with Stefan Ingves

The new global regulatory framework for banks, also known as Basel III, is on the way in. What are the next steps in the process of compliance to Basel III?
Will banks be able to adapt to these new tougher requirements?
Stefan Ingves, chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, is leading the process for designing this new regulatory framework for banks.
Basel III regulations have the goal for the banking system to better manage risks, while continuing to fulfill their basic functions within the economy.
Stefan Ingves will discuss these new regulations and the biggest challenges facing the committee going forward.
Contributors
Peter Englund, Professor of Finance, Stockholm School of Economics
Stefan Ingves, Governor and Chairman of the Executive Board. In 2011, Ingves was appointed the Chairman of the Basel Committee. His mandate was recently extended until June 2017.
Pehr Wissén, SIFR and SNS, leads the discussion.

Registration with breakfast from 07:45. The meeting begins 8:00.This meeting will be in Swedish. Register at Anmälan sker via SNS hemsida.

2014-11-13 08:00

Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm

Policy

SNS/SIFR Finanspanel Sabine Lautenschläger

Sabine Lautenschläger, ledamot av ECB:s direktion.

2014-12-03 08:00

Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm

Policy

SNS/SIFR Finanspanel: Arnoud Boot

Arnoud Boot, professor vid University of Amsterdam.

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