Frankfurt School's Finance Department is one of the biggest centres for financial research in Germany.
The emphasis in research and teaching is put on the areas of Banking, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Risk Management, Financial Regulation, Asset and Liquidity Management, Quantitative Finance, and Development Finance. Members of the finance department publish in leading finance journals, including the Journal of Finance, the Review of Financial Studies, and the Journal of Financial Economics, and frequently present their research at leading international finance conferences.
The department is very internationally oriented, with many of its faculty members having worked at leading international business schools such as Wharton, INSEAD, LSE or Oxford. Members of the department teach in Frankfurt School’s Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral Programmes. A strong network and connections with the financial industry and central banks guarantee significant contributions to topical issues in finance.