The Center for Banking and Finance

The Center for Banking and Finance was established in 1993 as an independent research institution within the School of Economics and Management. In 2000, under the aegis of the EU Fifth Framework Program, the Center was awarded the status of a European Center of Excellence on Computational Finance and Economics. In a short time the Center gained international recognition as a reputable research institute. The Research Center involves faculty from the Department of Public and Business Administration and the Department of Economics.



To promote internationally-recognized research in economics and finance.

To promote the interaction between research and practice, both internationally and locally.