Selected Headlines

Media and News Coverage

30. "City Research: Equality in Business", This is City, July 18, 2019

29. "Lots in a Name - Investors Shown to Demonstrate Bias Against Analysts with Certain Surnames", Cass Knowledge, February 18, 2019

28. "Analyst Name Favorability Determines Stock Trading", Chosun Biz, February 10, 2019

27. "Are Foreign-Sounding Analysts Served by Their Surname?", BFM Bourse, February 9, 2019

26. "Why a Surname Can Make All the Difference to Investors", Wealth Professional, February 8, 2019 

25. “Investment: Advantageous Analyst Names Move Share Prices”, Cash.Online, February 8, 2019

24. “Financial Analysts With a Foreign Name Grow the Mistrust of Investors”, Navva, February 8, 2019

23. “Study: The Stock Market is Increasingly Reacting to the Forecasts of Analysts with Favorable Surnames”, Investmentfonds, February 8, 2019

22. “Analyst Name More Important Than Forecast Quality”, Wallstreet: Online, February 7, 2019

21. “How the Surname Slows Down Bank Careers”, Manager Magazin, February 7, 2019

20. “Financial Analysts, with a Foreign Name, Breed Investor Mistrust”, Next Finance, February 7, 2019

19. “Foreign Names, a Professional Disability?”, N3D, February 7, 2019

18. “Money Stuff: Too Bad to Come Out of the Index”, Bloomberg, February 7, 2019

17. "Forecasts by Analysts with Favorable Surnames Elicit Stronger Market Reaction", Market Business News, February 6, 2019   

16. “Tell Me Your Name, I’ll Tell You if You’re a Good Analyst”, Market Screener, February 6, 2019

15. “Stock Market Shows Greater Reaction to Forecasts by Analysts with Favorable Surnames”, Science Codex, February 6, 2019

14. “Investors Are Wary of Analysts Whose Name is Foreign-sounding”, Archyworldys, February 6, 2019

13. “Financial Markets Would Discriminate, Says London Business School”, Capital, February 6, 2019

12. “Financial Analysts, with a Foreign Name, Breed Investor Mistrust”, EduBourse, February 6, 2019

11. “Financial Markets Would Discriminate, Says London Business School”, Bourse Direct, February 6, 2019

10. “Financial Markets Would Discriminate, Says London Business School”, Le Figaro, February 6, 2019

9. “Tell Me Your Name, I’ll Tell You if You’re a Good Analyst”, Zonebourse, February 6, 2019

8. “The Unexpected Impact of the Names of Financial Analysts on Share Prices”, Yahoo Finance, February 6, 2019

7. “Financial Markets Would Discriminate, Says London Business School”, Boursorama, February 6, 2019

6. “The Unexpected Impact of the Names of Financial Analysts on Share Prices”, Capital, February 6, 2019

5. “Financial Markets Would Discriminate, Says London Business School”, Option Finance, February 6, 2019

4. “Stock Market Shows Greater Reaction to Forecasts by Analysts with Favorable Surnames”, Phys.Org, February 6, 2019

3. “Investors Are Wary of Analysts Whose Name is Foreign-sounding”, Le Monde, February 6, 2019

2. “Stock Market Shows Greater Reaction to Forecasts by Analysts with Favourable Surnames”, Cass Newsrooms, February 5, 2019

1. Maekyung EconomyMay 27, 2016 [Link]

Conferences I Organized

  The 2nd CeFARR Accounting Conference:​​

  • Theme: "What role do equity analysts play in today's financial markets?"
    • with a special focus on MiFID II
  • Date: Friday, 13 September 2019 (London, UK)

  • Participants (107 people):
    • Academics (including Top 5 journal editors; from UK, USA, and Canada)
    • Practitioners (equity research firms, investment banks; e.g., Macquarie)
    • UK Financial Conduct Authority (market regulator)
    • Journalists

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