SNB-CIF Conference on Cryptoassets and Financial Innovation | 29 May 2020

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The Swiss National Bank (SNB) and the Center for Innovative Finance (CIF) of the University of Basel are inviting paper submissions for the second SNB-CIF Conference on Cryptoassets and Financial Innovation, to be held in Zurich on 29 May 2020.

The programme 2019 and the video of the keynote lecture by David Chaum are available on our website: Link

Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Impact of DLT technology and fintech on banking, financial markets and financial market infrastructures
  • Private vs. central bank issued digital currencies
  • Trusted digital identities and financial innovation
  • Emergence of new trading technologies, implications on market functioning and asset tokenization


Authors are asked to submit their paper (English; preliminary or full version, including abstract, JEL codes, keywords and references) including the full name and contact information of the author(s). Paper proposals are due by 31 January 2020, and should be sent to

Please find the PDF version of this call here.

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Nina Hugelshofer
Swiss National Bank
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