Call for Papers: SGF Conference 2023

2023 Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Financial Market Research
March 31, 2023, SIX ConventionPoint, Zurich

Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: October 31, 2022, 24:00 CET

The 2023 Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Financial Market Research (SGF Conference 2023) will be held in Zurich on March 31, 2023. Should mobility restrictions prevent an on-site meeting, we will alternatively hold the conference as a webinar on the same date. Prospective contributors are invited to submit papers on all topic areas of finance by October 31, 2022. The submission fee is CHF 50. The conference will also feature a dedicated Poster Session for PhD students. Online paper submission will be possible as of September 1, 2022 at:

Track Chairs

Asset Pricing: Holger Kraft (Goethe University Frankfurt), Tim Kroencke (University of Neuchatel), Fabio Trojani (University of Geneva and SFI), Andrea Vedolin (Boston University)

Corporate Finance & Governance: Steven Ongena (University of Zurich and SFI), Stefan Ruenzi (University of Mannheim), Sascha Steffen (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Financial Intermediation and Institutions: Douglas Cumming (Florida Atlantic University), Albert Menkveld (VU Amsterdam)

For further information about conference registration see:
For further questions please contact:


Roland Füss, Vesa Pursiainen, Markus Schmid (University of St.Gallen, Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance)
Martin Brown (Study Center Gerzensee)

Call for Papers: #Decisions 2022: Startups and Investment Decisions (Leibniz FH)

The Leibniz FH invites paper submission and contributions to its workshop on corporate rules & decision-making.

#Decisions 2022: Startups and Investment Decisions
October 6, 2022
Scientific Forum: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Business Evening: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Entrepreneurs have to make risky decisions and often require external funding for their projects. All this becomes even more pronounced for startups and their business models. This Leibniz Workshop seeks to bring together experienced researchers of that field to present and discuss their latest work throughout the day. Entrepreneurs and business people are invited to join the Business Evening for joint talks and a more “hands-on” perspective on the topic.

As a special guest, we welcome Christian Beuther (co-pace GmbH) who is the head operations at the startup co-operation program of Continental AG and will provide hands-on expertise in his keynote on industrial startup cooperation, proof-of-concept and partnership management.

We welcome contributions that are related to startups, entrepreneurship, funding and investment decisions. Submission of extended abstracts or presentations is acceptable, but priority will be given to completed manuscripts. We encourage submissions by young researchers at the PhD-level.

Paper submissions to
Submission deadline: July 15
Acceptance letter: August 15

The conference will be held as an offline event unless the public health situation requires us to hold it online. The workshop language is English. After the workshop, all presenters of accepted contributions are cordially invited for a joint dinner at the Best Western Parkhotel Kronsberg at 8:30 p.m.

Attendance fee (Scientific Forum only)
• Presenters of accepted contributions, speakers and PhD students free of charge
• 50 Euro for non-presenting scientists
• 100 Euro for other

For any questions, please contact the local organizer (Robin Christmann,

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Expo Plaza!

Credit and Capital Markets: Call for Papers, Special Issue “Digital Transformation in the Financial Industry”

Managing Editors: Hans-Peter Burghof, Hendrik Hakenes and Ulrike Neyer

Call for Papers
Special Issue: “Digital Transformation in the Financial Industry”

Guest Editors and Contact

Gregor Dorfleitner, Professor of Finance and Director of the Center of Finance, Universität Regensburg,
Honorary Fellow, Hanken Centre for Accounting, Finance and Governance, Hanken School of Economics, Finland (e-mail:

Lars Hornuf, Professor of Business Administration with a focus on Financial Services and Financial
Technology, Fellow, CESifo Research Network (e-mail:

Editorial office, Credit and Capital Markets, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany,
(e-mail:, +49 711 459 23636)


During the last two decades, digitization has fundamentally changed many industries, opened up new opportunities and created new innovation systems. The financial industry, one of the most traditional and conservative sectors, has recently also been confronted with disruptive technologies and Internet-based solutions. So-called FinTechs, i.e. companies that combine innovative technologies with financial services, are revolutionizing the financial world. The objective of this special issue of Credit and Capital Markets is to foster the understanding of the transformative role of digitization in the financial industry based on empirical and theoretical research methods.


Potential research topics (list is not conclusive):

  • Application of artificial intelligence in financial services
  • Cooperation between banks and FinTechs
  • Crowdfunding
  • Crypto assets and tokenization
  • FinTech and sustainable finance
  • FinTech and cyber security
  • Robo advice


Submissions follow the standard guidelines of the journal and are free of charge. Manuscripts have to be submitted in English. Each manuscript undergoes a double-blind peer review process. Please submit your manuscript at our online submission and editorial system or send it directly to one of the guest editors or the editorial office. The special issue will be published open access without any additional costs for submitting authors.


  • May 1, 2022: Submission system open for submission of manuscripts
  • August 31, 2022: Deadline for submission of manuscripts
  • Early 2023: Expected publication of the special issue
28th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association (DGF): Call for Papers

28th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association (DGF)

University of Marburg | 29 September – 1 October 2022

We cordially invite researchers and practitioners to participate in the 28th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association (DGF) held at the University of Marburg on September 30th and October 1st, 2022. A doctoral workshop is scheduled for September 29th, 2022.

The conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners to discuss the latest theoretical and empirical research from all areas of finance, banking, and insurance. We are excited that Brian Melzer, Associate Professor of Business Administration at Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth, will deliver the keynote speech of the conference.

Call for Papers
We invite submission of recent research papers. Submission guidelines are:
• Submissions are only accepted through the online submission system (
• Submission period: February 1st – April 30th, 2022
• Submissions are subject to a double-blind review process. All manuscripts have to be submitted without reference to author(s) or affiliation(s).
• Only full papers in English are considered for review. Papers should be accompanied by an abstract of no more than 120 words.
Please visit for further information.

Early bird registration is available from May 1st until June 30th, 2022. Late registration starts on September 5th and is available until September 23rd, 2022.
We look forward to welcoming you in Marburg!

Oscar Stolper and the DGF 2022 Organizing Committee

DGF 2022 Organisationskomitee
Am Plan 1 | 35032 Marburg
+49 (0) 6421 28 21 702

Market Microstructure Database Xetra

Der Lehrstuhl für Finanzierung der Universität Mannheim hat gemeinsam mit dem Center for Financial Studies in Kooperation mit der Deutschen Börse AG und gefördert durch die DFG eine Microstructure-Datenbank erstellt, die tägliche Daten aus Xetra für alle im CDAX enthaltenen Aktien und den Zeitraum 1999 bis 2013 enthält. Zu den enthaltenen Variablen gehören etwa quotierte und effektive Geld-Brief-Spannen und viele andere. Diese Datenbank ist für Forscher und ausschliesslich für Forschungszwecke kostenlos verfügbar, wobei aber ein formelles Prozedere einzuhalten ist. Das zum Download bereitgestellte pdf-Dokument enthält nähere Informationen.