Conference 2019

Call for Papers

2nd CeFARR and Cass Business School Accounting Research Conference

Conference theme: “What role do sell-side analysts play in today’s financial markets?”

Date: Friday, September 13, 2019
Venue: Cass Business School, Executive Education Suite, 200 Aldersgate, 2nd floor, EC1A 4HD, London, United Kingdom

Cass Business School, City, University of London is ranked 2nd among all business schools in London, UK, according to the 2018 Financial Times European Business School ranking. The business school is in the City of London, London’s financial centre, and close to the London Stock Exchange, Bank of England, St Paul’s Cathedral, Museum of London, Millennium Bridge, Tate and Shakespeare’s Globe. Other London attractions are accessible in minutes by the underground.

The Centre for Financial Analysis and Reporting Research (CeFARR) at Cass Business School invites paper submissions for a one-day conference on new trends in sell-side analyst research with a specific focus on MiFID II. A total of seven academic papers will be presented on the day and we will also have presentations by finance professionals from the City of London (e.g. Giasone Salati, Head of European Media Research at Macquarie). Finance professionals will also attend the conference, which offers an opportunity to network and validate academic research. Each paper presentation will have a discussant, followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

Paper Submission Procedure

Please send your paper in pdf format to cefarr@city.ac.uk with the subject “2nd CeFARR and Cass Business School Accounting Research Conference”. Only full-length papers in English will be considered. Submissions by early-career researchers, including doctoral students, are encouraged. Submission deadline is 10 May 2019. All papers are subject to a blind review and authors will be notified by 1st June.

Accepted papers will be published on this page.

Participant registration

Register as a participant or presenter.. There is no registration fee for the conference, but places are limited and open to finance professionals. The conference includes a welcoming buffet, luncheon and dinner, and refreshment breaks.

Contact Information

Organisers: Dr Pawel Bilinski and Dr Jay Jung

Contact the CeFARR team for any queries.