Events (ICFMR)

Discussion about the future of the banking system and asset management: through the eyes of colleagues from Germany

Unfortunately, due to the world current events related to the distribution of COVID-19 in 2020, for the first time in the history of our University, the conference “Architecture of Finance” was cancelled and postponed hopefully to the next year, in the framework of which the presentations of our foreign Professors were supposed to be represented.

"International Stock Market Game 2019" - RESULTS!

Stock Market  Learning GAME  is an exciting online competition, which is annually represented by successful and long-term partnership  between International Center of Financial Markets Research (UNECON)  and  the Technical University of Munich  -  NOW completed!

Anniversary international seminar-discussion “Past, present and future of financial science and education”

On September 13, 2019, an international scientific seminar dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the scientific activity of the Professor of the Department of Banking, Financial Markets and Insurance, Director of the Russian-German Center, the International Centre for Financial Markets Research on the theme: “Past, present and future of financial science and financial education” was held.

Professor С. Renker participated in the conference in Berlin: German-Russian relations in the European context

Competent representatives from politics, science, culture, business and journalism from Russia and Germany discussed ways of improving cooperation between Russia and Germany on 24 October 2019. The member of the German-Russian Forum Prof. Dr. Clemens Renker, actively participated in the conference as a member of the International Advisory Board of UNECON.

Visit from Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main, Germany

From 16 to 25 September 2019, Associate Professor Philipp Gerlach visited St. Petersburg State University of Economics as part of the Strategic Partnership Program. For two years he has been a visiting professor of the International semester and now receives high ratings from students. In addition, as part of his longstanding cooperation with the ICFMR, Dr. Gerlach gives interesting lectures to Master's students in the “Banking and Asset Management” program.

Visit from the Higher School of Economics and Law in Berlin (Germany)

Prof. Jörg Soller and Prof. Diana Weinberg stayed at St. Petersburg State University of Economics from 19 to 27 September 2019 as part of the “Erasmus” program. 

Annual meeting of the Scientific Council of ICFMR

Professors-members of the Scientific Council of ICFMR, prof. Uwe Schneider, Clemens Renker, Rudolf Faltermeier, Bernhard Koye, Sabina Kauf, spent a very busy week during their visit to St. Petersburg State University of Economics from the 9th to the 14th of September, 2019.

Prof. Dr. F. Maiwald’s visit from the University of Applied Sciences Zittau-Görlitz (Germany)

In the period from 9 to 14 September 2019 in the framework of the “Erasmus” program, Professor Falk Maiwald was at UNECON. During this time, he held a number of interesting lectures related to the impact of digitalization on various areas of economics and modern business processes.


Joint program with the Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences, Zurich, Switzerland (

Celebration of the 30th anniversary of cooperation between St. Petersburg State University of Economics and Higher School of Economics and Law (Berlin, Germany)

On April 16, 2019, a delegation from the Higher School of Economics and Law in Berlin, led by Professor Andreas Zaby, President of the University, visited our University.

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