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BFS and QMF 2012 Jointly Organised by the QFRC

The Quantitative Finance Research Centre is proud to host the 2012 Congress in Sydney and jointly organise the QMF 2012 Annual Congress in Cairns 26th-30th June at the Hilton Hotel. The Seventh World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society will be held June 19-22 2012 in Sydney. The Bachelier Finance Society was founded in 1996 by a group of researchers in Mathematical Finance to serve as a platform where academics and practitioners can meet and exchange ideas spanning across Mathematics, Finance, Economics, Econometrics and Insurance. To achieve this goal, the BFS organizes every two years an International Congress. The invited plenary talks will give an overview of the latest important developments in the field. 

NOTE: Book QMF and BFS 2012 together and receive a 20% discount off the QMF Registration fee

Registrations (click here)

The Quantitative Methods in Finance - 2012 Conference will be organised jointly with the BFS 7th World Congress as one event at the Hilton Hotel Cairns, 26th - 30th June.


The Quantitative Methods in Finance (QMF) 2012 Conference will gather the leading professionals in Quantitative Finance from industry and academia under one roof. QMF 2012 will provide an excellent platform to discuss recent advances in quantitative finance. The conference will present the latest research in Quantitative Finance, Financial Engineering and Financial Mathematics.

              Only invited plenary speakers will be presenting at QMF 2012


Abergel, Ait Sahalia, Akahori, Antonov, Biagini, Cesari, Crépey, Davis, Delbaen, Eberlein, Eisele, Elliott, Embrechts, Frittelli, Gatheral, Grasselli,  Hinz,  Hurd, Jeanblanc, Kijima, McNeil, Muhle-Karbe, Nikeghbali, Norberg, Overbeck, Prigent, Runggaldier, Rutkowski, Schmock, Schweizer, Shreve,  Soner, Stahl, Swishchuk and Teichmann.

 Local Organising Comittee: Platen, Chiarella, Schlogl 



The Hilton Cairns hotel, located in the heart of the city will be the perfect base the QMF 2012 conference. There will be opportunities to explore the diverse wonders of this truly unique region, famous as the meeting place of two natural wonders, the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest. Having emerged from major refurbishment as one of Cairns' most contemporary hotels, the iconic Hilton Cairns hotel offers unparalleled style and innovation in an awe-inspiring, tropical setting. 

The modern and inviting Cairns hotel rooms and suites are luxurious oases of comfort and convenience, offering pristine new bathrooms and spacious balconies with views of Trinity Inlet or Cairns Esplanade and the unique cityscape and blue-green mountain ranges beyond. Stay connected with the latest technology in the fully-equipped business centre. 


Make sure you join the Great Barrier Reef Tour with an exclusive QMF package