Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Finance and Investment (CFI) brings together Heriot-Watt academics and senior practitioners from the financial community to explore areas of mutual interest and thereby increase the practical relevance of our teaching and research.

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housing market Earth & Environmental Sciences
profession Social Sciences
money laundering Social Sciences
finance Social Sciences
credit Social Sciences
reciprocity Social Sciences
housing Social Sciences
smoothing Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

A Stock Market Trading System Based on Foreign and Domestic Information

Brzeszczynski, J. & Ibrahim, B. M., 15 Mar 2019, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 118, p. 381-399 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stock market
Trading systems
Transaction costs
Momentum
Market performance

Does group cohesion moderate auditors’ whistleblowing intentions?

Alleyne, P., Haniffa, R. & Hudaib, M., 22 Feb 2019, In : Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Auditors
Group cohesion
Whistle blowing
Individual characteristics
Audit
Exchange rates
Sophistication
North-South trade
Trade flows
Real exchange rate

Prizes

2013 Award for Excellence in Academic Spatial Planning Research

Colin Anthony Jones (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

spatial planning
housing market

2013 Teaching and Learning Oscars

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

university teacher
Teaching
learning

2014 Best paper Award

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Industry

Activities 1998 2021

National School of Business Management (Event)

Sherif, M. (Member)
21 Jun 2021

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

ASTIN Bulletin: The Journal of the IAA (Journal)

Donnelly, C. (Editorial board member)
1 Jan 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics (Journal)

Donnelly, C. (Editorial board member)
1 Mar 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Press / Media

Why contract theory won Hart and Holmström the Nobel economics prize

Arnab Bhattacharjee & Joseph Paul Byrne

10/10/1614/10/16

8 items of media coverage, 1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research