QuanTech Conference


Thursday 21st April – Friday 22nd April 2016 London Live Fee: £295.00 + UK VAT Global online Fee: £195.00 In September-October 2015 almost 30 banks joined together in a project that seeks to upgrade the entire post-trade topic using the technology underlying “crypto currencies”. This will allow for almost instantaneous payments and settlement and replace […]

Two positions available at UZH (2016-19)


CALL CLOSED EU project on BigDataFinance: Two PhD scholarships available at UZH (2016-19) The Department of Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich invites applications for two Early Stage Researchers (ESR) PhD scholarships in the Marie Sklodowska-Curie ITN BigDataFinance programme. The PhD scholarships (36 months each) are available from February 1st, 2016 (or by […]

Three positions available at TUT


CALL CLOSED Tampere University of Technology is the coordinator of the BigDataFinance Marie Skłodowska-Curie European Innovative Training Network. There are altogether 13 positions available for doctoral students, and currently we are seeking to fill 2 of those positions at Department of Industrial Management/Research Group on Financial Engineering and one at Department of Signal Processing. Tampere […]

Project starts on the 1st of October


MSCA-ITN BigDataFinance project starts in October 2015! EU -project BigDataFinance (2015–2019) provides doctoral training and research in sophisticated data-driven risk management and research at the crossroads of Finance and Big Data for 13 researchers. The budget (EU’s contribution) is around 3,460,000 EUR. The main objectives are: i) to meet an increasing commercial demand for well-trained […]

Two PhD Scholarships at Aarhus University


CALL CLOSED Aarhus BSS Graduate School, Aarhus University invites applications for two Early Stage Researchers (ERS) PhD scholarships in the Marie Skłodowska -Curie ITN BigDataFinance programme. The positions are available from 1 February 1th, 2016. Description Title: Financial Econometrics with High-Frequency Data and News Announcements Description of the research project: Two PhD scholarships (each corresponding […]