Research Award

Every two years, our institute awards prizes for excellent capital market research.

Research Award 2020

Call for Paper IQ-KAP Research Prize 2020

The private institute for quantitative capital market research at DekaBank, Frankfurt awards the third research prize.

The prize is granted for innovative capital market research with a focus on investments. It focuses but is not limited to the following topics:

Quantitative investment strategies for equities, fixed income, or FX Factor based investment strategies and factor timing strategies for equities, fixed income, or FX Equity market neutral and alternative strategies Big Data, Machine Learning or Text Mining approaches in Portfolio Management Forecasting models for equity and bond market returns

The Call for Paper is open for academics and practitioners, alike. The scientific board of IQ-KAP ranks submissions based on their theoretical contribution as well as on their practical relevance.

Papers can be submitted until 31st of January 2020.

The prize will be awarded at DekaBank Frankfurt. Due to the current situation the price award as to be postponed. We will inform about the new schedule as soon as it is finalized.