International Association of Financial Engineers

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International Association of Financial Engineers

A professional organization for persons who engage in financial engineering, which is broadly defined as the study of financial theory and mathematical and computer applications of the same. The IAFE was established in 1992 and consists of academics and market practitioners worldwide. Among other activities, it holds educational events, provides a venue for the discussion of research, and holds networking opportunities for members. It also presents the Financial Engineer of the Year Award.
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Tanya Styblo Beder, Chairman of the IAFE stated, "We congratulate Dr.
Under the agreement, JOD's editor and IAFE member, Stephen Figlewski, who is Professor of Finance at New York University, will be joined by IAFE member and winner of the 1997 IAFE/Infinity Financial Engineer of the Year Award, Robert Jarrow, who is Ronald P.
The IAFE is the foremost professional society for financial engineering.
The IAFE is the not-for-profit, professional society dedicated to fostering the profession of quantitative finance by providing platforms to discuss cutting-edge and pivotal issues in the field.
Through frank discussions of current policy issues, sponsoring programs to educate the financial community and recognizing the outstanding achievements in the field, the IAFE acts as a beacon for the development of quantitative finance.
In addition to its more recent involvement in selecting the recipient of the GAIM Global Financial Policy Award, the IAFE also awards the prestigious annual Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) award, whose recipients include, among other leading academics and practitioners, Nobel Laureates Robert Merton and Myron Scholes, as well as the late Fischer Black and Merton Miller.
uk; David Jaffe, Executive Director, IAFE, +1-212-317- 7479, main@iafe.