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The Louis Bachelier Group funds, develops and promote research excellence in economics and finance.

The Group comprises the Louis Bachelier Institute (ILB) and two foundations: Europlace Institute of Finance (EIF) and The Risk Foundation (FdR).

The Louis Bachelier Group works to:

  • Promote the pursuit of fundamental and applied excellence in economics and finance.
  • Stimulate public-private collaboration among the different actors of the ecosystem.
  • Facilitate companies’ access to the best researchers and offer researchers the opportunity to present their work.
  • Develop new knowledge to inform decisions on the part of companies and public policy-makers.
  • Promote French research internationally.
  • Generate interaction and training within the Louis Bachelier network.
  • Be a precursor on future research issues.