Alumni News

Two articles by Carlos-Heitor Campani, PhD (2013) Professor of Finance at COPPEAD Graduate School of Business of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro were recently published: “Private Pension Funds: Passivity at Active Fund Prices”, co-authored with Leonardo Mesquita de Brito in the Revista...

Daniel Garcia-Mantilla, PhD (2011), EDHEC-Risk Institute Research Affiliate, has joined academia as Assistant Professor, at the Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia; he moved from California where he was Head of Research at Optimal Asset Management (specialised in factor investing).

Messaoud Chibane, PhD (2016) will join NEOMA Business School on the Rouen campus (France) as Assistant Professor in the Finance Department from September 2017. He is currently Lead Researcher at the ESSEC Finance Chair and he previously headed Shinsei Bank’s cross asset quantitative team in Tokyo. 

R.L. Shankar, PhD (2014) Professor of Finance and Analytics at Great Lakes Institute of Management, truly honoured to be featured among the most inspiring 40-under-40 educators (Indian Express). He recently won NYU Stern-NSE’s inaugural research grant for his joint work on “Impact of Algorithmic...

Doug Chau, PhD (2016) has joined the University of Toronto Asset Management Corporation (UTAM) as Chief Risk Officer and Head of Research. Prior to UTAM, he held senior positions in portfolio construction and quantitative research at OPTrust (OPSEU Pension Trust). 

Rama Malladi, PhD (2016) has been appointed Associate Professor of Finance department at California State University. Rama has two papers co-authored with Frank J. Fabozzi, “Equal-weighted Strategy: Why it outperforms value-weighted strategies? Theory and evidence” published in the Journal of Asset...

The paper “Stock Fund Selection and the Individual Investor”, authored by Carlos-Heitor Campani, PhD (2013) Professor of Finance at COPPEAD Graduate School of Business of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, published in Revista de Administração Contemporânea, Vol.21 (2017). 

Matt Lanfear, PhD (2016) presented research findings from the paper “Flight to Gold: Extreme Weather Events and Stock Returns”, co-authored with Mark Siebert, PhD (2016) and Abraham Lioui, at the “10th Financial Risks International Forum - Retail Finance and Insurance: Impact of Technical...

Forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics is an article written by Gideon Ozik, PhD (2011) and his co-authors Kenneth Froot, Namho Kand and Ronnie Sadka, entitled "What Do Measures of Real-Time Corporate Sales Tell Us About Earnings Surprises and Post-Announcement Returns?". This paper won...




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