The China International Conference in Finance (CICF) provides an open platform that brings worldwide scholars together to present current research and stimulate new development in finance. CICF presented its first conference in 2002. Over the years, CICF has grown to be one of the leading finance research conferences in the world. CICF invites papers from all areas of Finance. In addition, we would like to encourage authors to submit to the special sessions on China Focus.

2018 CICF Annual Meeting:

July 10-13, 2018 in Tianjin, China

Keynote Speech: Solving Global Challenges Using Finance Science: Past and Future
by Robert C. Merton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Founding Organizer:

Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


School of Finance, Nankai University

Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), Shanghai Jiao Tong University

College of Management and Economics, Tianjin University

Academic Partner:

Chinese Association of Finance (CAF)

Corporate Sponsor:

XY Investments



CICF was founded by the Sloan School of Management at MIT and the China Center for Financial Research (CCFR) at Tsinghua University.