From small internal seminars to large-scale research conferences and presentations, the Essex Finance Centre showcases the very latest cutting-edge research. One of the main activities of the EFiC is to invite leading researchers in finance, banking and financial econometrics to present state-of-the-art theoretical and empirical research in short workshops and in our regular seminars series.
Since 2016 the EFiC has grown its international reputation thanks to the organisation the annual Conference in Banking and Finance. EFiC’s objective is to inspire excellent research and to promote a culture that welcomes diverse views.
With our events we have been able to:
Past events have been supported by various bodies, including the Bank of England, the British Academy, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Money, Macro Finance Society (MMF).
"Our events are a significant part of the Essex Finance Centre, and we put a lot of effort into their organisation, because we know that to be innovative and impactful, research needs dialogue and collaboration among researchers."