The Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE ("Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe") is dedicated to interdisciplinary research of the financial markets and their players in Europe as well as to science-based, independent policy advice. The Institute focuses on the cooperation of researchers from the fields of economics, law, and political science as well as on the diversity of scientific methods.


Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 3
60323 Frankfurt am Main
T +49 69 798 30080

Scientific Director:
Prof. Florian Heider

Commercial Director:
Dr. Muriel Büsser

Representative of the Research Committee:
Prof. Uwe Walz

Felix Kretz