About Us

Welcome to the Auckland Centre for Financial Research (ACFR) - a leading research centre based at AUT in Auckland, New Zealand, specialising in financial economics and related fields. Our mission is to advance knowledge and understanding in these areas, conduct world-class research, produce cutting-edge publications, and collaborate with industry partners and government agencies to provide relevant and insightful research and analysis.

Our team of dedicated researchers and educators is committed to advancing knowledge and understanding in finance, economics, and related fields. Our research covers a wide range of topics, including asset pricing, corporate finance, financial markets, banking, and risk management. We are proud to have published our research in some of the most prestigious academic journals around the world.

At the ACFR, we believe that collaboration is key to producing impactful research. Our commitment to collaborating with industry partners and government agencies provides opportunities to collaborate on research projects, share knowledge and expertise, and offer valuable insights to the financial industry.

If you want to learn more about the Auckland Centre for Financial Research and our research programmes, explore our website or contact us directly. We welcome new collaborations, partnerships, and opportunities to advance knowledge in finance and related fields.