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Milestones

2017: Book Financial Engineering

2017: Book Financial Engineering

The book Financial Engineering is now published in the 3rd. edition.

2016: IBEC 2016

2016: IBEC 2016

EIFD is participant of International Business & Economy Conference (IBEC) 2016. The directors are paper presenting scientists.

2014: Financial Engineering, 2nd edition

2014: Financial Engineering, 2nd edition

After a short period of time only, De Gruyter Oldenbourg Publishing published the second edition of the standard textbook and the manual for the Certified Financial Engineer training course called “Financial Engineering”.

2013: Derivativos – The internationalisation continues (Latin America)

2013: Derivativos – The internationalisation continues (Latin America)

The Portuguese version of the classic “Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors” is published. This book is published in cooperation with Eurex and is destined for the Latin American market.

2011: Derivatives in Financial Engineering – The series of seminars starts

2011: Derivatives in Financial Engineering – The series of seminars starts

The EIFD and Deutsche Börse Capital Markets Academy start the series of seminars “Derivatives in Financial Engineering” that is offered in Frankfurt several times a year.

2011: Internationalisation of the Certified Financial Engineer

2011: Internationalisation of the Certified Financial Engineer

After the Certified Financial Engineer successful launch in Germany, the global roll-out of the certified training course “Certified Financial Engineer” in German and English takes place under the project title “Certified Financial Engineer goes global” at the following locations:

  • Frankfurt
  • Zurich
  • London
  • Paris
  • New York
  • Chicago
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

In cooperation with Deutsche Börse AG.

2010: Certified Financial Engineer

2010: Certified Financial Engineer

The EIFD starts the certified training course “Certified financial engineer”. The Certified Financial Engineer is offered in German and English. The Certified Financial Engineer was able to gain Deutsche Börse AG as a partner, the latter being in charge of the technical performance.

2010: Book “Financial Engineering” is published in English

2010: Book “Financial Engineering” is published in English

The textbook “Financial Engineering” is published in English by Oldenbourg Publishing and constitutes a central step in the internationalisation of the certified training course “Certified Financial Engineer“.

2010: Book “Financial Engineering” is published

2010: Book “Financial Engineering” is published

The textbook “Financial Engineering” is published by Oldenbourg Publishing. It contains the curriculum of the certified training course “Certified Financial Engineer”.

2009: Jinrong-yansheng-gongju – Expanding to China

2009: Jinrong-yansheng-gongju – Expanding to China

In 2009, the book “Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors” is published in Mandarin and traditional Chinese. This publication was possible thanks to a cooperation between Eurex and the EIFD.

2009: “Währungsderivate” (currency derivatives) – the guide for risk management of currency derivatives – is published

2009: “Währungsderivate” (currency derivatives) – the guide for risk management of currency derivatives – is published

The manual on managing currency risks through derivatives, “Währungsderivate” (currency derivatives), is published by Oldenbourg Publishing in Munich.

2008: “Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors”

2008: “Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors”

The textbook “Derivate – Handbuch Finanzintermediäre und Investoren” is first published by Oldenbourg Publishing in Munich. This work will be published in English under the title “Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors”.

2008: “Derivate – Handbuch Finanzintermediäre und Investoren” (Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors)

2008: “Derivate – Handbuch Finanzintermediäre und Investoren” (Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors)

The manual “Derivate – Handbuch Finanzintermediäre und Investoren” (Derivatives – An Authorative Guide to Derivatives for Financial Intermediaries and Investors) is first published by Oldenbourg Publishing in Munich and will be translated into various languages in the following years.

2008: Cooperation with the leading scientific publishers

2008: Cooperation with the leading scientific publishers

In its publications, the EIFD cooperates with the leading German and international scientific publishers:

  • De Gryter Oldenbourg
  • Schäffer-Poeschel
  • UTB

2008: EIFD and Deutsche Börse Group/Eurex sign a cooperation agreement

2008: EIFD and Deutsche Börse Group/Eurex sign a cooperation agreement

The EIFD and Deutsche Börse Group cooperate in the area of Financial Engineering. This also includes advanced training programmes and training contents. In the same year, a cooperation between the EIFD and Eurex is also established.

2007: 4th Day of Finance – A conference discusses whether derivatives have really become all-rounders.

2007: 4th Day of Finance – A conference discusses whether derivatives have really become all-rounders.

On 23 October 2007, experts from Eurex, major banks and Börse Stuttgart discuss the subject “Derivatives – from a niche product to an all-rounder” – already about a year before the insolvency of Lehmann Brothers in the US.

2007: EIFD is founded as an affiliated institute of the state university of applied sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen University.

2007: EIFD is founded as an affiliated institute of the state university of applied sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen University.

  • On 22 February 2007, the European Institute of Financial Engineering and Derivatives (EIFD) is established. The EIFD is an affiliated institute of the state university of applied sciences HfWU; its seat is Nürtingen.
  • The EIFD's goal is to link science and practice in the area of Financial Engineering and to promote scientific exchange in the areas of Financial Engineering and derivatives.
  • Qualification programmes, such as the certified training course “Certified Financial Engineer“, technical seminars and advanced training programmes, are established.
  • Preparation of neutral opinions
  • Publications on the subjects of Financial Engineering

For further information, go to:

European Institute of Financial Engineering and Derivatives (EIFD)
Neckarsteige 6 - 10
D-72622 Nürtingen
Email: info‎@eifd.de