Corporate Finance

Company Voluntary Arrangements: Evaluating Success and Failure

University of Wolverhampton
Peter Walton considers the reasons for the ‘success’ or ‘failure’ of company voluntary arrangements (“CVAs”) and to investigate the outcomes […]
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The Internal and External Governance of Blockchain-Based Organizations

Imperial College London
Ying-Ying Hsieh discusses the governance of blockchain organizations and empirically explore the phenomenon using panel data on cryptocurrencies. Publication
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Bitcoin and the Rise of Decentralized Autonomous Organizations

Imperial College London
Bitcoin represents the first real-world implementation of a “decentralized autonomous organization” (DAO) and offers a new paradigm for organization design. […]
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The herding behavior of pension funds

Cass Business School
David Blake discusses evidence that pension funds display strong herding behavior, and tend to herd in subgroups defined by fund size and […]
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Longevity: A New Asset Class

Cass Business School
A little over a decade ago, a new asset class emerged, one linked to longevity risk, i.e., unanticipated changes in […]
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Issues in Pension Funding

Cass Business School
David Blake describes how pension funds work in order to highlight their impact on the economy as a whole. David […]
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Distortions in analyst forecasts in the presence of short-term investors

Cass Business School
Pawel Bilinksi discusses why analysts cater to short – term investors by issuing optimistic target prices. Catering dominates among analysts […]
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Do Clean Energy Infrastructure Shares Make Financial Sense?

Imperial College London
Despite supportive government policies and rapid technological improvements, the participation of institutional investors in the clean energy sector remains relatively […]
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How can climate investing be relevant to the mainstream?

Imperial College London
Charles Donovan is Director of the Centre for Climate Finance and Investment at Imperial College Business School and Principal Teaching […]
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The Flash Crash: High‐Frequency Trading in an Electronic Market

Imperial College London
Andrei Kirilenko discusses intraday market intermediation in an electronic market before and during a period of large and temporary selling […]
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