The Center of Competence Finance Zurich aims to promote and coordinate the activities of the University of Zurich and the ETH (Federal Institute of Technology) in research and education in finance. The goals are the following:

  1. Promotion of research
    • Coordination of scientific activities and shared use of the complementary resources of University and ETH
    • Development of interdisciplinary competences
    • Joint development and use of common infrastructure
    • Cooperation in national and international research projects and networks
    • Contact with external research institutions, universities and the financial industry, both domestically and internationally
  2. Offering graduate education programs
  3. Promotion and development of young academic professionals
  4. Creation of a communication and public relation platform for finance in Zurich