Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Finance and Investment (CFI) brings together Heriot-Watt academics and senior practitioners from the financial community to explore areas of mutual interest and thereby increase the practical relevance of our teaching and research.

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model Social Sciences
risk Social Sciences
Model Mathematics
market Earth & Environmental Sciences
effect Social Sciences
performance Social Sciences
Great Britain Social Sciences
firm Social Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2018

A DSS for Designing an MCDA Study with Application in Performance Evaluation of Forecasting Models

Ouenniche, J., Xu, B. & Pérez-Gladish, B. 2018 Financial Decision Aid Using Multiple Criteria: Recent Models and Applications. Masri, H., Pérez-Gladish, B. & Zopounidis, C. (eds.). Springer, p. 19-48 (Multiple Criteria Decision Making)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Performance evaluation

Contemporary Issues in Social Accounting

Paterson, A., Yonekura, A., Jackson, W. J. & Jubb, D. Jan 2018 Contemporary Issues in Social Accounting. Paterson, A., Yonekura, A., Jackson, W. & Jubb, D. (eds.). Oxford: Goodfellow, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


2013 Award for Excellence in Academic Spatial Planning Research

Colin Anthony Jones (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2013 Teaching and Learning Oscars

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

2014 Best paper Award

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1998 2021

National School of Business Management (Event)

Sherif, M. (Member)
21 Jun 2021

Activity: Membership of committee

Rebuilding Macroeconomics

Johnson, T. (Invited speaker)
23 Jan 2018

Activity: Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Global ethical finance forum

Mochrie, R. I. (Chair)
13 Sep 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Press / Media

Time to take an ethical approach to investments

Robert Irvine Mochrie & Edward Jones


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Research

Research Grant

Mohamed Sherif


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Research