Open Seminars

Exchange Traded Funds: A Solution or a Problem?

Welcome to a breakfast seminar at Swedish House of Finance.

Michael Halling Associate Professor at the Department of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics and Mats Nyman, Investment Strategist at Handelsbanken Capital Markets will introduce a discussion addressing the following topics:

• What are the pros and cons of ETF:s?
• Are ETF:s a threat to correct pricing and to financial stability?
• Why are ETF:s less important in Sweden than in other countries?

The seminar will be moderated by Pehr Wissén, Swedish House of Finance.

Michael Halling is an Associate Professor of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics and a Research Fellow at the Swedish House of Finance. He holds a PhD in computer science from the Vienna University of Technology and a PhD in finance from the University of  Vienna.
His research was published in leading international journals in finance and focuses on empirical asset pricing and asset management.

Mats Nyman is a MScEcon Stockholm School of Economics. Former Advisor to the Swedish Minister of Finance, Chief Economist Handelsbanken London, and Chief Equity Strategist at Handelsbanken Capital Markets. Currently Investment Strategist at Handelsbanken  Capital Markets.

Registration with coffee starts at 07.45
The event is free of charge. The number of seats is limited, please let us know if you need to cancel your registration so that someone else can get the opportunity instead.

The seminar will be filmed and available on our website after the event.

Contact information
For general questions: Elisabeth Kempe,

Press contact: Moa Långbergs,




START TIME: Thu, 17 May 2018 8:00 am

END TIME: Thu, 17 May 2018 9:15 am

LOCATION: Swedish House of Finance, Drottninggatan 98, 4 floor, 2 stairs, Stockholm


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