Christian Buschmann, born in 1982, is an external Ph.D.-student at the Economics Department at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.
After his German A-Levels (Abitur) in 2002, Mr. Buschmann studied business administration with a special focus on finance, asset and corporate management at the Business and Information Technology School (BiTS) in Iserlohn and the University of Stirling in Scotland. He is holding a diploma-degree in business administration. Mr. Buschmann gained first professional experience at the security departments of two saving banks as well as at a real estate company in Switzerland and at the capital markets division of a privately held bank in Munich. In 2007, he started a traineeship at the treasury department of Commerzbank AG in Frankfurt am Main and London. After his traineeship, Mr. Buschmann joined an extra-occupational Master-of-Finance-Programme at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management. He graduated with a Master-of-Science degree in 2010. From 2011 on, as liability manager, he was responsible for the funding of Erste Europäische Pfandbrief- und Kommunalkreditbank AG (EEPK), a public-finance-specialized subsidiary of Commerzbank in Luxembourg. Since spring 2013, Mr. Buschmann is again with Commerzbank’s Group Treasury in Frankfurt am Main.
Mr. Buschmann’s academic focus is on financial crisis, especially sovereign debt and banking crisis their causes and the consequences for the international fixed income and derivative markets.
02/2015: ”Sovereign Collateral as a Trojan Horse: Why do we need a LCR+” (with Christian Schmaltz, Aarhus University). Social Sciene Research Network - SSRN Working Paper.
04/2014: ”The Liquidity Reserve – Funding and Management Strategies” (with Thomas Heidorn, Frankfurt School). Working Paper Series. Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.
Contributions to edited volumes
forthcoming 2016: ”Steering Basel’s Liquidity Ratios” (with Christian Schmaltz, Aarhus University). In: Choudhry, M. (2016): The Principles of Banking, 2nd edition. Wiley, Singapore.
03/2015: ”Sovereign Risk: Characteristics, History and a Review of Recent Research”. In: Wilkin, S. (2015): Country and Political Risk. Risk Books, London.
03/2014: ”Strategies for the Management of Reserve Assets” (with Andreas Hauschild, Commerzbank AG). In: Bohn, A.; Elkenbracht-Huizing, M. (2014): The Handbook of ALM in Banking. Risk Books, London.
Contribution to Conference Proceddings
forthcoming 2016: ”Intraday Liquidity from a Bank’s Perspective” (with Holger Westermann, Commerzbank AG). In: Deutsche Bundesbank (2016): Payments and Settlement. Conference Volumne. 1st International Conference on Payments and Settlement. Frankfurt am Main.
12/2015: ”Sovereign Collateral as a Trojan Horse: Why do we need a LCR+” 13th International Paris Finance Meeting.
12/2015: ”Sovereign Collateral as a Trojan Horse: Why do we need a LCR+” 28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference.
11/2015: ”Uncertainty Shocks and Credit Spreads in Bank-Based and Market-Based Financial Systems” Paper Discussion 5th Joint Workshop ”Banken und Finanzmärkte” Universität Augsburg, Deutsche Bundesbank & Universität Wien.
11/2015: ”On the Efficiency of Sovereign Swap Spreads” 5th Joint Workshop ”Banken und Finanzmärkte” Universität Augsburg, Deutsche Bundesbank & Universität Wien.
06/2015: ”Sovereign Collateral as a Trojan Horse: Why do we need a LCR+” 7th International Conference of the International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS).
06/2015: ”Sovereign Collateral as a Trojan Horse: Why do we need a LCR+” 5th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS).
10/2014: ”A new sovereign bank nexus: Is sovereign Collateral a material source of systemic risk?” 4th Joint Workshop ”Banken und Finanzmärkte” Universität Augsburg, Deutsche Bundesbank & Universität Magdeburg.
10/2014: ”Capital standards and resolution procedures for multinational banks” Paper Discussion 4th Joint Workshop ”Banken und Finanzmärkte” Universität Augsburg, Deutsche Bundesbank & Universität Magdeburg.
12/2013: ”Market Participants’ view onto market-implied Probabilities of Sovereign Debt Default for selected European Countries.” Frankfurt School of Finance & Management Brown Bag Seminar.
12/2015: ”Systemic Risk III” 28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference.