The Scottish Financial Risk Academy is an industry-academic partnership dedicated to improving the understanding of financial risk through a series of knowledge exchange activities. These include the flagship biannual Risk Colloquium series, training workshops for industry practitioners, student placements, industry-led teaching on university courses and a visiting scholar programme.
Founded in 2010 by a consortium led by Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh the SFRA is now fully supported by member companies and universities. Membership is open to any financial services company or university with links to Scotland.
The next SFRA Colloquium will take place on 4 November 2014. Addressing the theme of Making...
We welcome applications for SFRA membership for the year 2014-15. Join in time to register...
The 9th SFRA Colloquium will take place on 21 April 2015.
Dates for the 8th Colloquium and 9th Colloquium are now confirmed. Please check back regularly for programme and speaker updates.
View our upcoming events and projects.
The 2014/15 timetable for MSc project submissions from industry will be announced soon.
Interested in joining the SFRA? Find out more about the benefits of membership and how to apply on our membership pages.