Some Current Finance PhD Students
|Research Student||Thesis Topic||Thesis Description|
|Sean Foley||The Integrity of Capital Markets||
Sean's thesis focusses on the integrity of capital markets, with a particular focus on manipulative conduct. His research covers areas such as insider trading, closing price manipulation, high frequency trading and fleeting liquidity. One of his thesis chapters is being published as part of the UK Treasury Foresight project on "The Future of Computer Trading in Financial Markets". These papers focus on the regulation and impact of financial misconduct and regulation, with a particular emphasis on microstructure analysis.