About Us

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The Australian Centre for Financial Studies (ACFS) facilitates industry-relevant, rigorous research and independent commentary. Drawing on expertise from academia, industry and government, ACFS promotes thought leadership in the financial sector.

As specialists in leading edge finance and investment research, ACFS aims to boost the global credentials of Australia’s finance industry, bridging the gap between research and industry, and supporting Australia as an international centre for finance practice, research and education.

Our Role

To engage industry, academia, regulators and government in knowledge creation, transfer and thought leadership related to the financial sector. Read more >

Governance Structure

To engage industry, academia, regulators and government in knowledge creation, transfer and thought leadership related to the financial sector. Read more >

Staff

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Our Network

ACFS is a non-for-profit consortium of Monash University, RMIT University and Finsia (Financial Services Institute of Australasia). It was established by the Victorian Government in 2005 under the name of the Melbourne Centre for Financial Studies (MCFS). Read more 

Our Supporters

ACFS is well placed to make direct introductions for academics seeking industry partnerships such as for ARC grants. Introductions also occur informally via ACFS events and participation in ACFS-organised roundtables and Research Reference Groups (RRGs). ACFS involves expert academics at its member universities in commissioned research. Select a logo on the right to access more information about current active academic and industry research partnerships. Read more >

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