Welcome to the CSFI

The CSFI is a forum for well-informed debate and research about the future of the financial services sector.

We do this through a range of activities: written research, live discussion groups and networks, all focused on the latest developments in international finance. Our work is objective, topical and practitioner-oriented. It is driven by a belief in the value of free markets, and of open discussion.

The Centre's activities are supported by sponsorship from leading institutions in banking, insurance, investment, government, technology and the professions. It is run from London, but its range is global.



Forthcoming round-tables

July 7, 2015
July 8, 2015
July 14, 2015
July 15, 2015
September 15, 2015

Latest Publications

The report is based on a survey of opinions on Brexit. It received over 400 responses and the result is pretty overwhelming: nearly three quarters would vote to stay in the EU in the event of a referendum.
Professional bodies can lead the banking industry’s efforts to reclaim professional standards – but only if they have greater employer recognition and credible teeth.
International regulators risk losing a sense of perspective by extending post-crisis measures designed to deal with financial instability, in blanket fashion, to the insurance industry, according to the latest report from the CSFI.

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Financial World is the monthly publication of ifs University College. The CSFI is responsible for the editorial content and layout. It is read by about 20,000 financial services professionals and goes to all CSFI supporters. For more information on the magazine, or to subscribe, contact ifs on +44 (0)1227 818609  or visit www.financialworld.co.uk.

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