About The Financial Law Institute

The Financial Law Institute is a research and teaching unit within the Law School of the University of Ghent, Belgium. The research activities undertaken within the Institute focus on various issues of company and financial law, including private and public law of banking, capital markets regulation, company law and corporate governance.

The Working Paper Series, launched in 1999, aims at promoting the dissemination of the research output of the Financial Law Institute's researchers to the broader academic community. The use and further distribution of the Working Papers is allowed for scientific purposes only. Working papers are published in their original language (Dutch, French, English or German) and are provisional.