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I was awarded a PhD from Bangor University after graduating with a MSc degree in Finance  from the same university. I was a teaching assistant at Bangor University during my PhD years. By the end of my final year, I started at Coventry University as a full-time lecturer in Finance in September 2016. I have taught many modules in corporate finance, quantitative methods, financial modelling and engineering at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. I am currently leading a second-year undergraduate students in financial derivatives. 

Research Interests

  • Market Microstructure 
  • Derivatives markets
  • High-frequency and big data 

Education/Academic qualification

Finance , Doctorate, Bangor University

Finance, MSc, Bangor University

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Derivatives Engineering & Materials Science
Microstructure Engineering & Materials Science
Futures markets Business & Economics
Liquidity Business & Economics
Big data Engineering & Materials Science
Commonality Business & Economics
Short selling Business & Economics
Hedging Business & Economics

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Research Output 2018 2019

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 1 Paper
  • 1 Article

Commonality in liquidity across options and stock futures markets

Benzennou, B., ap Gwilym, O. & Williams, G., 28 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) p. (In-press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Futures markets
Derivative markets
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Are single stock futures used as an alternative during a short-selling ban?

Benzennou, B., ap Gwilym, O. & Williams, G., Jan 2018, In : The Journal of Futures Markets. 38, 1, p. 66-82 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Short selling
Futures markets
Trading activity