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 with China Focus.

2024 CICF Annual Conference:

Beijing, China

Keynote Speaker:

Patrick Bolton, Imperial College London

Founding Organizer:

Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

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

China School of Banking and Finance, University of International Business and Economics

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.