CFI Seminar Series 2013-2014
28 October 2013 Boulis Ibrahim (Heriot-Watt University) "Why does security price volatility change? An analysis of the European Carbon Futures Market"
18 November 2013 Matt Kiefer (Heriot-Watt University) "The Role of Executive Stock Options as Insurance for CEOs against Hold-up”.
03 February 2014
Shijie Liu (Heriot-Watt University) "Tax Effects on Investment Portfolios and Financial Markets: Large-Scale Portfolio Optimization Under Stochastic and Integer Constraints”.
17 March 2014 Gbenga Ibikunle (University of Edinburgh) “Opening and Closing Price Efficiency in Hybrid Markets: Does the London Stock Exchange need the Call Auction?”.
26 March 2014 Iordanis Kalaitzoglou (Audencia Nantes) "Market Expectations and Transaction Arrival Times: Measuring Market Reaction and Probability of Informed Trading".
07 May 2014 Krishna Paudyal (Strathclyde University) "Capital Controls and M&A”.
20 June 2014
Konstantinos Konstantaras (Heriot-Watt University) "The role of convenience yield (liquidity) on public-to-private transactions”.