June 16, 2020
We thank Rüdiger Fahlenbrach, who presented his paper “How Valuable is Financial Flexibility When Revenue Stops? Evidence from the COVID-19 Crisis” for a very interesting seminar talk. See you in two weeks when Dirk Jenter will be our speaker.
June 08, 2020
We would like to inform you about the upcoming fifth Annual Alternative Finance Conference of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance:
Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance Fifth Annual Alternative Finance Conference
29 Jun 2020 – 01 Jul 2020, Virtual
Date: 29 June 2020 – 1 July 2020
Time: 12:00-15:00 London time
Venue: Over Zoom
Conference program/Registration link: https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/faculty-research/centres/alternative-finance/annual-conference/
Keynote Speaker: Cam Harvey, Duke University
The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) is an international and interdisciplinary research centre based at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School. It is dedicated to the study of innovative instruments, channels, and systems emerging outside of traditional finance. This includes, among others, crowdfunding, marketplace lending, alternative credit and investment analytics, alternative payment systems, cryptocurrencies, distributed ledger technology (e.g. blockchain) as well as related regulations and regulatory innovations (e.g. sandboxes & RegTech). The Annual Conference will take place from the 29 June – 1 July 2020 over Zoom. The CCAF Annual Conference is made possible with the generous support of CME Group Foundation and Invesco.
May 20, 2020
We thank Raghu Rau, who presented his paper “Law, Trust, and the Development of Crowdfunding” yesterday, for a very insightful seminar talk. See you in two weeks when Ran Duchin will be our speaker.
May 05, 2020
Today, Henri Servaes presented his paper “Gender, Culture, and Firm Value: Evidence from the Harvey Weinstein Scandal and the #MeToo Movement”. We thank Henri for his very interesting talk and the many seminar participants for attending. See you in two weeks when Raghu Rau will be our speaker.
April 21, 2020
April 21, 2020
The first talk on “Real Effects of Investment Fraud” held by Samuli Knüpfer was successful. We thank Samuli for presenting his work and all participants for the vibrant and helpful discussion. We hope to see you again next time!
April 18, 2020
We are happy and proud to announce that scholars from various other universities have registered for the seminar series. The universities include, but are not limited to, Hamburg, Karlsruhe, London (LBS, LSE), Madrid, Mannheim, Munich, Rotterdam, St. Gallen, and Tilburg.