The aim of the House of Finance Foundation is to secure sustainable financing of all activities within the House of Finance in the areas of research, education and knowledge transfer. It is administered by the Goethe University Foundation. The University's President announced the establishment of the Foundation on March 24, 2011.
The House of Finance Foundation has raised funds of 12 million euro so far as well as funds for three endowed chairs. These chairs were established and filled throughout the year 2012. A five-person board decides on the appropriation of the Foundation's funds.