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Founding members continue academic exchange platform as panel discussion on “The future Post-COVID-19”

Cross-border banking relationships can have a destabilizing effect on national financial systems, but usually help to overcome financial crises

Smartphones make private investments in securities much easier, but this comes at a price in the long term

Researchers suggest in a SAFE White Paper that securities market supervision in Germany should be made independent of the government, instead, tied more closely to parliament, and that international experts should be appointed to BaFin’s…

In a SAFE White Paper, financial and legal researchers show that the looser regulations for banks in the Corona crisis conceal the actual risks in bank’s balance sheets – in the long term, this will unsettle investors and jeopardize…

Researchers around SAFE recommend realistic assessment of loan losses in bank balance sheets and a resolution strategy in line with the EU Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive

The European Central Bank is considering adjusting the inflation measure and target, but distributional aspects should not play a role, researchers argue in a SAFE policy letter

Researchers offer topics on financial education for women and young people at Germany-wide school competition

SAFE Director comments on the planned law to strengthen financial market integrity and proposes deeper changes

SAFE experiment shows how German households deal with their income bonus after the elimination of the solidarity surcharge, given certain time slots