Legal notice and copyright

Editorial Office


Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Burghof - University of Hohenheim (executive)
Prof. Dr. Hendrik Hakenes - University of Bonn (executive)
Prof. Dr. Ulrike Neyer - University of Düsseldorf (executive)

c/o Universität Hohenheim (510 F)
D-70599 Stuttgart

Phone: +49 (0)711-4 59-2 36 36
Fax: +49 (0)711-4 59-2 34 48


Use of the internet site is permitted in conformity with the following regulations: The content of these internet pages has been carefully compiled and is updated at irregular intervals. We do not, however, exclude the possibility of errors (due for example to technical faults or adulteration by unauthorised third parties). We undertake no guarantee for the accuracy, completeness and actuality of the content currently available on the site. This also applies to information provided on external internet sites, accessible via links from our internet site. Such content is neither deemed our property, nor does it express our opinion.


Outside the internet pages that are marked as protected, confidentiality of data transferred by email cannot be guaranteed. For this reason sensitive business data should not be transferred in this way.

Intended target group

Our internet site is directed at persons whose country of abode is the Federal Republic of Germany. The services detailed in these pages are solely available in the Federal Republic of Germany.


The content and structure of our internet site is protected under copyright law. Reproduction of information, data or figures, in particular the use of texts, parts of texts or images may only occur with prior permission. The user may only use site content in the context of the functionalities we offer for his/her own personal use. The user does not acquire the rights to the content or programs offered on the site. In the case of software available to download, conditions of use are limited to personal use on the part of the user in the context of his/her use of the internet site. Links to our internet site are only admissable with prior permission.

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Data Protection

Thank you for your interest in our journal “Credit and Capital Markets”. When you visit our website we collect information about our users (IP address, domain name of the computer used, Browser type/version, operating System, date and time of the visit). Every access to our website and all retrieved data are logged. We store this information for internal system and statistical use, and because it is necessary for technical and legal reasons. Protecting this data when recording, processing and using it is very important to us. We operate explicitly within the legal framework. Further processing of the data does not take place. Our website is a pure information platform.

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