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VHB Nachwuchspreis for "Media Makes Momentum" by A. Hillert, H. Jacobs, and S. Müller

For their paper "Media Makes Momentum" published in the Review of Financial Studies, Alexander Hillert, Heiko Jacobs, and Sebastian Müller received this year’s "Nachwuchspreis" (Young Researcher Award) from...[more]


Research by Hillert, Niessen-Ruenzi, and Ruenzi in the Press

929 Media, an information provider to the financial services industry, published an article discussing the paper "Mutual Fund Shareholder Letter Tone – Do Investors Listen?" by Alexander Hillert, Alexandra-Niessen...[more]


Wall Street Journal Article on Research by Ruenzi

On January 10, 2015, The Wall Street Journal published an article discussing the paper "CEO Ownership, Stock Market Performance, and Managerial Discussion" (published in the June 2014 issue of the Journal of Finance) by...[more]


AFA Presentation Jaroszek

One of our PhD students, Lena Jaroszek, presented her paper "Think Twice or Be Wise in Consumer Credit Choices" at this year's American Finance Association Annual Meetings. A copy of the paper can be found here.[more]


Derivatives I: Results and Review Session

The grades for the Derivatives I are available on the portal. Those who want to review the exam should send an email on until Thursday, November 27th. The list of the students and time schedule will...


Derivatives I - The last 2 sessions: Option Pricing and Q&A

There are 2 sessions left. The last exercise session on Option Pricing will take place on Tuesday 21.10 at 8:30 in M003 PWC Hörsaal, Schloß Mittelbau, i.e. at the same time and in the same place as the lectures on Tuesdays...