EFA's mission is to foster a professional society for Finance academics, practitioners, and doctoral students interested in research areas such as financial management and financial theory along with their applications. EFA serves its community of members based in Europe and elsewhere in the world as an evolving professional network for the exchange of ideas... » read more

EFA Membership

EFA members are part of a global network of professionals involved in the high-level research, study, teaching, and practice of Finance.

A current EFA member is eligible to submit a paper to and participate in the EFA Annual Meeting, as well as receive a personal subscription to the Review of Finance.

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Review of Finance

The Review of Finance (RF) is a peer-reviewed journal published by Oxford University Press (OUP) that seeks the best articles within the field, targeting a wide circulation and high visibility.

The journal's editorial policy is guided by two principal criteria: quality and innovation. RF is EFA’s own flagship journal.

» Visit the RF editorial office site

Doctoral Tutorial

The EFA Doctoral Tutorial (EFA-DT) is a one-day event held on the day the EFA Annual Meeting officially starts.

The EFA-DT is an intensive and competitive session designed for PhD students in Finance nearing the end of their thesis. Only the top eight submissions per year are accepted for presentation.

» More info on the EFA-DT

EFA 2020 Helsinki – 47th EFA Annual Meeting  

has come to an end  ...

Thank you to everyone who took part - we had more than 2,800 registered and more than 2,000 on-line who attended 81 sessions and 243 papers presented over two days in 14 parallel sessions.  There were also well attended networking events, innovative poster sessions with video presentations and about 220 attended the EFA General Assembly and Keynote Speech by Ulrike Malmendier.

We are now focussed on EFA 2021 which will be hosted by Bocconi University in Milan in August 2021.  More details and website on-line soon.

The EFA Annual Meeting is held every August and offers a yearly networking forum for EFA members to share their ideas, research, and best practices. (The paper submission deadline is usually on February 1st of the same year.)​​

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