What Do Mutual Fund Managers' Private Portfolios Tell Us about Their Skills?
New research by PhD-student Markus Ibert show that fund managers that invest their personal wealth in the very same funds they manage consistently outperform. The managers who invest a lot in their own funds do particularly well. Fund managers, contrary to fund investors, know about their ability – or more often lack thereof – and invest […]
Conference on Asset Pricing and Financial Econometrics
Swedish House of Finance is welcoming leading experts in Asset Pricing and Financial Econometrics at the 4th Annual BI-SHoF Conference on June 4-5, 2018, in Stockholm. For further information and registration, please visit the conference’s website here.
Bo Becker appointed member of the group investigating a possible Swedish membership of the European banking union
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Alexander Ljungqvist appointed to the Stefan Persson Family Chair in Entrepreneurial Finance
Alexander Ljungqvist, an internationally renowned professor specializing in corporate finance, entrepreneurship, and capital markets research, has been recruited to the Stockholm School of Economics and appointed to the Stefan Persson Family Chair in Entrepreneurial Finance. Alexander Ljungqvist most recently held the Ira Rennert Chair in Finance and Entrepreneurship at New York University’s Stern School of […]
Welcome Olga Obizhaeva and Jan Starmans
We are very happy to announce that Olga Obizhaeva and Jan Starmans will join Swedish House of Finance on August 1, 2018. Olga Obizhaeva is joining us from the London School of Economics and her job market paper is titled “Fundraising in the Hedge Fund Industry”. Jan Starmans is joining us from London Business School […]
Brown Bag - May 24 Mutual Funds Apart From the Crowd
Youchang Wu, University of Oregon