Collectively, the center's members and advisors form a top-notch group with world class statue in the area of Internet finance. The center consists of four chair professors, four professors, three associate professors, and two assistant professors. The director has been working in Internet finance and financial services for the past five years. His research efforts have led to one GRF grant, one conference series on Internet finance, and one Springer journal on Financial Innovation.
The center will be a showcase of Internet finance to students and industrial executives that will help stimulate discovery and innovation in Internet-driven financial innovation. Specific facilities will include business cases, simulation games, and knowledge bases in related topics.
The center will help facilitate faculty consulting, knowledge transfer, student internships, student discovery and innovation activities, and business projects with companies in the Internet finance industry.