Banking and Finance

Banking and Finance

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Brief description

Our teaching addresses the major topics in corporate finance and banking where some focus is on risk measurement and management. In our research we mainly deal with all issues related to credit risk, such as credit risk modeling, portfolio credit risk, credit derivatives, structured finance, Basel II, stresstesting and model validation.


Dipl.-Kff. Helga Hemmersmeier
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Executive Director

Prof. Dr. Maik Dierkes
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Prof. Dr. Maik Dierkes
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Research Staff

M.Sc. Sebastian Schrön
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Florian Sckade, M.Sc.
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External Assistant Lecturers

Dr. Alexander Merz