The Swiss Finance Institute @ EPFL is sponsored by a number of public and private partners such as:

The Swiss Finance Institute

The Swiss Finance Institute is a private foundation created in 2006 by Switzerland’s banking and finance community in cooperation with leading Swiss universities. It supports and advances research, doctoral training and executive education in banking and finance. The Institute is supported by Swiss banks, the Swiss Stock Exchange, Swiss universities and the Swiss Federal Government.

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Swissquote Group is Switzerland’s leading provider of online financial and trading services. Listed on the Swiss Market Exchange (SIX Swiss Exchange, symbol:SQN) since May 29, 2000, the Swissquote Group has its headquarters in Gland (VD) and an office in Zürich. Swissquote Group endowed the Swissquote Chair in Quantitative Finance. 


Swissquote - The Swiss Leader in Online Banking

With the support of Unigestion, the SFI@EPFL and the Institute of Banking and Finance of the University of Lausanne organise a series of finance research seminars that attracts speakers from the most prestigious academic institutions around the world.

Created in 1971 and based in Geneva, Unigestion manages in excess of CHF12 billion of assets in its Equity Minimum Variance, Funds of Hedge Funds, and Funds of Private Equity Funds on behalf of pension funds, insurance companies, family offices and a high net worth individuals.