PhD Students

Current PhD Students

Evripidis Bantis, Nowcasting Emerging Markets GDP, 2019-Present

Stephen (Yu) Zhang, Intraday Market Momentum 2019-Present

Millie (Yi) Zhu, Cyber security and Financial Markets 2019-Present

Emanuele Lopetuso, Forecasting, 2020-Present

Zih-Chun Huang , Cryptocurrencies, 2020-Present

Lambis Dionysopoulos, CBDCs 2022-Present


Completed PhD Students

Mobolaji Alabi, The impact of regulation, governance strategies and Covid-19 on Football, 2022

Alex (Jian) Chen, Essays on Stochastic Volatility Models with Jump Clustering, 2022

Zeming Li, Essays on Intraday Stock Return Predictability, 2021

Thong Dao, Studies on high frequency financial markets, 2018

Andrea Eross, Analyzing liquidity crashes and risk contagion in interbank rates, 2015


If you are interested in studying for a PhD at the ICMA centre, have a look at the ICMA website for scholarships or email me at a.j.urquhart@icmacentre.ac.uk.


External PhD Examiner

Yuen Lo, University College London, 2023

Lai Hoang, University of Western Australia, 2022

Jaeweon You, University of Leeds, 2022

Lavinia Rognone, University of Manchester, 2021

Anne Dyhrberg, University of Sydney, 2021

Marjan Zhaf, Trinity College Dublin, 2020

Mengyu Zhang, University of Essex, 2019


Internal PhD Examiner

Xiaoman Su, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2021

Ran Tao, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2021

Robert Wichmann, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2020

Yusuf Hartavi, ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2020

Hana Bawazir, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, 2018

Di Wang, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, 2018