Research Award

Every two years, our institute awards prizes for excellent capital market research.

Research Award 2022


The private institute for quantitative capital market research at DekaBank, Frankfurt awards its fourth research prize in 2022

The prize is granted for innovative capital market research with a focus on investments. It focuses but is not limited to the following topics:

The scientific board of IQAM Research ranks submissions based on their theoretical contribution as well as on their practical relevance.

  • Quantitative investment strategies for equities, fixed income, or FX
  • Factor based investment strategies and factor timing strategies for equities, fixed income, or FX Equity
  • Market neutral and alternative strategies
  • Big Data, Machine Learning or Text Mining approaches in Portfolio Management
  • Forecasting models for equity and bond market returns


Submission are accepted until March 31, 2022

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