Call for papers Autumn 2017
Autumn Seminar Inquire Europe (2017)
8 - 10 October 2017, Fairmont Le Montreux Palace, Switzerland
As part of its activities Inquire Europe organizes annual seminars. A major part of the Autumn 2017 seminar will be devoted to:
“Advances in factor investing across asset classes”
The interpretation of this topic is broad, it also covers the zero interest rate environment and the renewed interest in credits.
Authors, both academics and from the financial industry, are invited to submit papers for presentation at the seminar. Papers should have a quantitative background, with empirical testing of models, or other practical relevance and applications. We also encourage submissions of papers also on subtopics in the broad area of Institutional Investing and Asset Management that do not fit the main topic for the seminar. The audience of the Inquire seminar consists of financial professionals, mostly asset managers, all with experience in quantitative analysis of financial markets. A typical presentation will last ca. 30 minutes, plus 30 minutes discussion with the audience. Papers for presentation will be selected by the program committee of Inquire.
Completed papers should be sent before or on Wednesday 10 May 2017 to Theo Nijman at firstname.lastname@example.org
(Please include a cover page with title, authors, addresses and phone numbers).
INQUIRE will pay the travel (economy class) and lodging expenses for the speakers at the meeting.
Inquire Europe awards a cash prize to the speakers that presented the best paper at the semi-annual seminar. The amount of the prize is € 4000,00.
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Any questions may be directed to Theo Nijman (Academic Coordinator of Inquire Europe)
Phone: +31 13 466 83 67 (office)
Department of Finance and CentER, Tilburg University
Office K 915
P.O. Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg