2nd International Workshop

P2P Financial Systems 2016

Opportunities • Risks • Market Dynamics • Regulation

8-9 September 2016, London, United Kingdom

The deadline for the submission of papers has been extended to 30 June 2016.


This second edition of the P2PFISY workshop will bring together scholars, regulators and practitioners interested in the P2P economics aiming at bridging the gap between academics, technologists, policy makers, regulators and FinTech addressing questions of practical importance on:

  1. Digital currencies and Blockchain technologies
  2. P2P lending and Crowdfunding
  3. Digital Money Transfer
  4. Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments

Call for Papers

We welcome submissions from all (but are not limited to) the following topics:

  • Blockchain / Distributed Ledger Technologies
  • Cryptographic protocols and P2P networks
  • Central bank digital currencies (payment and monetary aspects)
  • Threats / attacks / defences / security engineering of P2P systems
  • Systemic risk of P2P systems
  • Digital identification
  • Fraud detection and financial crime prevention
  • Legal aspects and regulatory issues
  • Financial inclusion and market stability
  • Socio-economic and monetary aspects of P2P systems
  • Technology adoption and market dynamics
  • New business models and novel applications

Authors wishing to contribute a paper to the conference should do it via the EasyChair submission system following this link. Full papers or extended abstracts must be submitted in PDF format. The deadline for submission is midnight GMT June 30, 2016. Any mention of the author's names or affiliations should be removed from the submitted paper.

Submitted papers will be reviewed by the scientific committee of the conference. Corresponding authors will be notified of acceptance by July 31, 2016.

Conference Organizers

Paolo Tasca (UCL CBT), Tomaso Aste (UCL CBT), Loriana Pelizzon (SAFE, Goethe University).

Program Committee

Scientific Committee

Special Issue

Selected papers will be published in a special issue of the Journal of Risk Finance. More details on the submission process will be provided closer to the conference date on the conference webpage.