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


Clarion Sign Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden


Conference on The Financial Safety Net

Are you looking for best practice in managing financial crises?

Join us at FSNC in Stockholm, Sweden,  May 18-20, 2015.

The Financial Safety Net Conference (FSNC) will gather leading academics, policymakers and practitioners for discussions on how to move towards global best practice in resolution planning and crisis management. The event is dedicated to some of the most topical issues in current financial policy debate:

  • How should we handle future financial crises?
  • How will the new and upcoming reforms in the crisis management area work?
  •  What implications will these reforms have for financial markets and the broader economy?


Invitation_second call for papers.

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Program for the conference.

For more information, go to the Conference and Seminar sections, or visit the News Archive.