Institute for Finance - Department Financial Engineering and Derivatives

Future Field: Energy Market Design

2020-01-13 The energy transition requires a completely new market design. Households are becoming prosumers, energy supply can often be thought of more locally, supply is becoming more volatile, new risks must be included, and opportunities must be exploited. Our joint project with Wolf Fichtner, Martin Klarmann, and Nora Szech on these topics will be financed by funds available to KIT from the federal government's Excellence Strategy.

Currently funded projects

2020-12-12: For the research projects at our chair we have to assign a trainee position (f/m/d). We also have vacancies for student assistants (f/m/d) and a research assistant (f/m/d). We are looking forward to your application!

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Teaching award for exercises in investments

2020-12-04: Jelena Eberbach has received a teaching award from the KIT Department of Economics and Management for her course "Übungen in Investments" in the summer semester 2020. Congratulations!

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Dr. Hofmann wins the Science Award 2019 of the KIT-Department of Economics and Management

2020-11-26: Dr. Michael Hofmann was awarded the Science Prize 2019 of the KIT-Department of Economics and Managment in the category business administration for his dissertation "Frictions, Intermediaries, and the Option Market". Congratulations!

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Student and research assistant wanted

2020-10-19: To support our teaching and research activities we are looking for a student assistant (f/m/d). Furthermore, there is vacancy for a research assistant (f/m/d) at our chair. We are looking forward to your application.

Post-exam reviews for summer semester 2020

2020-10-12: The exams of the summer semester 2020 can be viewed between November 9 and November 12. Please note that registration for viewing is mandatory.

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Philipp Schuster appointed as new Professor of Finance at University of Stuttgart

2020-10-05: Our long-standing colleague Dr. Philipp Schuster has taken over the Chair of Finance at the University of Stuttgart from October 1st, 2020. We wish him all the best for the future!

Preliminary results of the exam Blockchains & Cryptofinance published

2020-09-30: The preliminary results of the exam for our lecture Blockchains & Cryptofinance are published as well.

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