Call for projects


Call for projects

The Geneva Institute for Wealth Management is a non–profit foundation created in 2016 by the University of Geneva and Geneva Financial Center to promote international partnerships in post-graduate education, executive education, research and knowledge transfer in wealth management.


Research program

The GIWM provides financial support for academic research project with expected impact in the field of wealth management. Four grants of CHF 15’000 will be awarded for the academic year 2018-2019.

Payments will be made directly to the researchers. Completed research projects are expected to be presented at the yearly GIWM research workshop to be held in April/May 2019 for the first time.

Support of a research project by GIWM does not in any way preclude subsequent publication of the paper in a journal of the researcher's choice, provided adequate acknowledgement for the financial support by GIWM is included.

Applications must be submitted online via
(all details on required document and information are available on the website:

The deadline for submission is July 1st, 2018.

The project selection is under the supervision of the head of research at GIWM, Prof. Tony Berrada (University of Geneva) and of the scientific council of the GIWM composed of

  • Professor Bruno Biais - Toulouse School of Economics
  • Professor Peter Bossaert - University of Melbourne
  • Professor Jerome Detemple - Boston University
  • Professor Andrew Lo - MIT



Any questions may be directed to Michael Steinhauser GIWM: