IFT is home to a team of world-leading researchers. We apply a focused response to contemporary financial challenges, broadening an understanding of strategic investment concepts and the needs of impact investing and investors. Together, we are well-placed as knowledge leaders in:
- Finance based on technical innovation: we address problems confronting the financial industry and its institutions, and research implementable cost-effective solutions.
- Digital finance: technological changes in the finance sector, including crypto currencies, NFTs and digital currencies. This also encompasses FinTech, data science and AI, computer science, mathematics and statistics.
- Sustainability and social responsibility: as key objectives in finance, we develop suitable impact indicators and solutions to support efficient management and strategic investments.
- Future scenarios, urban and infrastructure: we provide a focused response to investment in urban development, including how existing assets can be renewed, adapted and transformed to meet changing needs.
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