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What is the Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance?


Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF) was established in 2001 and is

"devoted to the furtherance of research and study into all aspects of finance, financial institutions, and financial markets, and their relationship with the performance of the economy"

(Cambridge University Statues and Ordinances)

CERF is currently funding a variety of initiatives in the University of Cambridge ranging from research grants, studentships, postdocs, fellowships, visiting academics, conferences and seminars. 

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Best Student Paper Award 2021 - competition is now open

Feb 12, 2021

For the last 13 years, Cambridge Finance is offering its Best Student Paper Award. The award comprises a cash honorarium of £1,000 and a certificate is awarded to the author of the best student paper in finance presented during the 2020-2021 academic year.

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