ACFS is seeking expressions of interest (EOIs) from academics at affiliated universities* for the preparation of three commissioned papers on the topic of data access and availability in the financial sector. ACFS will commission up to three papers exploring this topic separately in the fields of:

  • banking;
  • insurance; and
  • funds management and superannuation.

An amount of $12,500 (including GST) will be payable to successful applicants.

EOIs should be no more than 1,000 words in length and should contain: an overview of how the paper is expected to be structured; key issues to be addressed (including any not listed in the topic overviews below); and a description of the capability of the researcher(s) to deliver a high quality, relevant, timely paper. The closing date for EOIs is 5:00pm AEST, Friday 27 May.

Please read the attached Call for Applications for detailed information.

* Affiliated universities as of May 2016 are Monash University, RMIT University and the University of Melbourne.

ACFS Commissioned Paper Series 2016 – Call for Applications